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Nov 18, 2015

Gets the site wide Citrix Group Policy settings.


Export-BrokerDesktopPolicy [-AdminAddress <String>] [<CommonParameters>]

Detailed Description

Export-BrokerDesktopPolicy returns an array of bytes containing the site-wide Citrix Group Policy settings. These policy settings are applied to every machine in the site.



Specifies the address of a XenDesktop controller that the PowerShell snapin will connect to. This can be provided as a host name or an IP address.

Required? false
Default Value Localhost. Once a value is provided by any cmdlet, this value will become the default.
Accept Pipeline Input? false

Input Type


Return Values


The configuration data as an opaque binary blob. This will be null if no site wide Citrix Group Policy settings are in place.


Export-BrokerDesktopPolicy performs a specialized operation. Direct usage of it in scripts is discouraged, and could result in data corruption. It is recommended that this operation only be performed via the Citrix Studio.


-------------------------- EXAMPLE 1 --------------------------

C:\PS> $policy = Export-BrokerDesktopPolicy

This command exports the site wide Citrix Group Policy settings.