How to create SharePoint Groups

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How can I create multiple SharePoint Groups with different permissions by using PowerShell Script in SharePoint 2013. Please advice

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Jamie McAllister MVPSharePoint ConsultantCommented:
There's an example here creating three groups with different permissions;
tabreedAuthor Commented:
Please provide me the exact syntax for to crate multiple SharePoint group
I couldn’t able to understand from the URL
Jamie McAllister MVPSharePoint ConsultantCommented:
This is specifically whats you're after;

# Owner Group
$web.SiteGroups.Add(“$web Owners”, $web.Site.Owner, $web.Site.Owner, “Use this group to grant people full control permissions to the $web site”)
$ownerGroup = $web.SiteGroups["$web Owners"]
$ownerGroup.AllowMembersEditMembership = $true

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