get_schema_guid

Use the get_schema_guid command to look up a specified class or attribute in Active Directory. If the specified object is found, the command returns the globally unique identifier (GUID) of the class or attribute.

This command is useful for setting a security descriptor (SD) at a class or attribute level.

Zone type

Not applicable

Syntax

get_schema_guid schema_name

Abbreviation

gsg

Options

This command takes no options.

Arguments

This command takes the following argument:

Argument Type Description

schema_name

string

Required. Specifies the name of a class or attribute.

Return value

This command returns the globally unique identifier (GUID) of the provided schema object (class or attribute).

Examples

get_schema_guid MS-DS-Az-Role

This example returns the globally unique identifier of MS-DS-Az-Role:

8213eac9-9d55-44dc-925c-e9a52b927644

Related commands

None.