Parameter Attribute DataType Description Allowed Values
Name Key String The Name parameter specifies the unique name of the sub-category.
Category Required String The Category parameter specifies the name of the parent category associated with the sub-category.
Ensure Write String Specify if this category should exist or not. Present, Absent
Credential Write PSCredential Credentials of the Exchange Global Admin
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 a sub-category entry for Security and Compliance File Plans.


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 shows how to create a new File Plan Property Sub-Category.

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

    node localhost
        SCFilePlanPropertySubCategory 'FilePlanPropertySubCategory'
            Name       = "My Sub-Category"
            Category   = "My Category"
            Ensure     = "Present"
            Credential = $Credscredential