Network Switch Team Cmdlets in Windows PowerShell

Windows PowerShell® is a task-based command-line shell and scripting language designed especially for system administration. This reference topic for the information technology (IT) professional provides assistance in utilizing the Windows PowerShell cmdlets to script and automate tasks.

Network Switch Team

This reference provides cmdlet descriptions and syntax for all Network Switch Team-specific cmdlets. It lists the cmdlets in alphabetical order based on the verb at the beginning of the cmdlet.

These Network Switch Team cmdlets should only be used with NIC switch teams that are manipulated by a forwarding extension in the Hyper-V Extensible Switch.


cmdlet Description


Adds a network adapter member to an existing switch team.


Gets the extensible switch team.


Gets the current network adapter members of a switch team.


Creates a new switch team.


Deletes a switch team.


Removes a network adapter member from a switch team.


Changes the name of a switch team.

To list all the cmdlets that are available, use the Get-Command -Module NetSwitchTeam cmdlet.

For more information about, or for the syntax of, any of the cmdlets, use the Get-Help <cmdlet name> cmdlet, where <cmdlet name> is the name of the cmdlet that you want to research. For more detailed information, you can run any of the following cmdlets:

Get-Help <cmdlet name> -Detailed
Get-Help <cmdlet name> -Examples
Get-Help <cmdlet name> -Full

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