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Live@edu powershell distribution group commands

Posted on 2012-03-12
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What is the syntax to add members to a Live@edu distribution group from a csv file. I tried the command below:

 Import-csv "c:\stemtest.csv" |foreach{Add-DistributionGroupMember -Identity "Test" -Member $_.alias}


csv file looks like this:

SN,givenName
Johnson, Jon
outlook.GIF
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Hi

My guess is that since you use $_.alias to identify the user from stemtest.csv you need the users alias in that csv file. You could try to change $_.alias to $_.SN or $_.givenname
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