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Nov 06, 2015

Retrieves the Start Menu Shortcuts from the specified machine.


Get-BrokerMachineStartMenuShortcuts [-MachineName] <String> [-AdminAddress <String>] [<CommonParameters>]

Detailed Description

Retrieves the shortcuts defined for all the start menu items on a particular machine. The shortcuts obtained are from the 'All users' start menu; user-specific shortcuts are not found.

Related topics



Specify the name of the machine to use for shortcut retrieval. The machine can be identified by DNS name, short name, SID, or name of the form domain\machine.

Required? true
Default Value  
Accept Pipeline Input? true (ByValue)


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

None You cannot pipe input into this cmdlet.

Return Values

None or Citrix.Broker.Admin.SDK.StartMenuShorcut

Get-BrokerMachineStartMenuShortcuts generates an array of Citrix.Broker.Admin.SDK.StartMenuShortcut objects.


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

C:\PS> $shortcuts = Get-BrokerMachineStartMenuShortcuts -MachineName 'MyDomain\MyMachine'

This example retrieves all Start Menu Shortcuts from 'MyDomain\MyMachine'.