SMB Witness 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.

Server Message Block (SMB) Witness

This reference provides cmdlet descriptions and syntax for all Server Message Block (SMB) Witness-specific cmdlets. It lists the cmdlets in alphabetical order based on the verb at the beginning of the cmdlet.


cmdlet Description


Retrieves information about the Server Message Block (SMB) clients connected to the SMB witness servers in a cluster.


Requests a Server Message Block (SMB) client to move the associated SMB connection from the current cluster node to the specified cluster node.

To list all the cmdlets that are available, use the Get-Command –Module SmbWitness 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

More Information

For more information about the cmdlets, see the following:

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