In this Azure PowerShell article, we will discuss the syntax and usage of the New-AzADUser PowerShell command with certain examples.
This PowerShell command can help you to create a new Azure AD user.
Below is the syntax of the New-AzADUser PowerShell command.
New-AzADUser -DisplayName <String> -MailNickname <String> -UserPrincipalName <String> -Password <SecureString>
New-AzADUser -DisplayName <String> -MailNickname <String> -UserPrincipalName <String> -PasswordProfile <IMicrosoftGraphPasswordProfile>
Let’s discuss an example of how to use the New-AzADUser PowerShell command.
You can execute the below PowerShell command to create a new Azure AD user with a Password.
$mynickname = "AzureLessonsUser" $myuname = "AzureLessons User" $upname = "AzureLessonsUser@fewlines4bijuhotmail.onmicrosoft.com" $mypswd = "XXXXX@XXX" $mypswd = ConvertTo-SecureString -AsPlainText -Force $mypswd New-AzADUser -DisplayName $myuname -Password $mypswd -AccountEnabled $true -MailNickname $mynickname -UserPrincipalName $upname
After executing the above PowerShell command, I got the below-expected output and the Azure AD user has been created successfully.
DisplayName Id Mail UserPrincipalName ----------- -- ---- ----------------- AzureLessons User c2df0bca-215e-4144-bfd1-807be7ddf81d AzureLessonsUser@fewlines4bijuhotmail.onmicrosoft.com
You can see the same output in the below screenshot.
In this Azure PowerShell article, we discussed we will discuss the syntax and usage of the New-AzADUser PowerShell command with certain examples. Thanks for reading this article !!!
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