Parameter Attribute DataType Description Allowed Values
Name Key String The Name parameter specifies the unique name of the compliance case.
Description Write String The description of the case.
Ensure Write String Specify if this case should exist or not. Present, Absent
Status Write String Status for the case. Can either be 'Active' or 'Closed' Active, Closed
Credential Write PSCredential Credentials of the Global Admin Account
ApplicationId Write String Id of the Azure Active Directory application to authenticate with.
TenantId Write String Id of the Azure Active Directory tenant used for authentication.
CertificateThumbprint Write String Thumbprint of the Azure Active Directory application's authentication certificate to use for authentication.
CertificatePassword Write PSCredential Username can be made up to anything but password will be used for CertificatePassword
CertificatePath Write String Path to certificate used in service principal usually a PFX file.
AccessTokens Write StringArray[] Access token used for authentication.


This resource configures an eDiscovery Case in Security and Compliance.


Microsoft Graph

To authenticate with the Microsoft Graph API, this resource required the following permissions:

Delegated permissions

  • Read

    • None
  • Update

    • None

Application permissions

  • Read

    • None
  • Update

    • None


Example 1

This example is used to test new resources and showcase the usage of new resources being worked on. It is not meant to use as a production baseline.

Configuration Example
        [Parameter(Mandatory = $true)]
    Import-DscResource -ModuleName Microsoft365DSC

    node localhost
        SCComplianceCase 'ConfigureComplianceCase'
            Name               = "MyCase"
            Description        = "MyPolicy"
            Status             = "Active"
            Ensure             = "Present"
            Credential         = $Credscredential