Would you like to learn how to add members to a local group using Powershell? In this tutorial, we are going to show you how to add users to a local group on a computer running Windows.

• Windows 2012 R2
• Windows 2016
• Windows 2019
• Windows 10
• Windows 11

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Tutorial Powershell - Add members to a local group

As an Administrator, start an elevated Powershell command-line.

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List the local groups.

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Here is the command output:

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Add users as members of a local group.

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List members of a local group.

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Here is the command output:

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Congratulations! You are able to add members to a local group using Powershell.