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KB-5162: Does PowerShell module support with DirectAudit in classic zones?

Authentication Service ,  

4 May,18 at 12:11 AM

Applies to:

Centrify DirectManage PowerShell-based command on all versions


Does the PowerShell API on Windows support classic zones?


An error may appear when trying to use the cmdlets on Windows-based computers to setup roles and rights in  classic zone:

Error: Get-CdmComputerRole : PowerShell module does not support classic zone DirectAut

The above error is expected.  In most cases, you can use cmdlets to manipulate Centrify objects in any type of zone. However, because the implementation of authorization differs greatly in hierarchical zones from authorization in classic zones, the Access Module for Window PowerShell cmdlets that enable you to create and work with rights, roles, or role assignments are only applicable in hierarchical zones.  You should not use the cmdlets for rights, roles, and role assignments in classic zones.