Add existing users to a SharePoint Group

From Secrets of SharePoint – Tip fo the Day

Niklas Goude

You can add an existing SharePoint User to a group using the Set-SPUser cmdlet. Simply specify the group using the Group parameter as shown in the example below.

PS > Set-SPUser -Identity powershell\user3 `

>> -Web http://sp01 -Group “Design”

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