ConvertFrom-SID

SYNOPSIS

Get the account name for a SID.

SYNTAX

ConvertFrom-SID [-SID] <SecurityIdentifier> [<CommonParameters>]

DESCRIPTION

Use [System.Security.Principal.SecurityIdentifier].Translate() to get the samAccountName for a SID

EXAMPLES

EXAMPLE 1

ConvertFrom-SID -Sid S-1-5-21-2330142668-2157844774-769409458

EXAMPLE 2

"S-1-3-1" | ConvertFrom-SID

PARAMETERS

-SID

SID, specify the SID to translate.

Type: SecurityIdentifier
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases: Value

Required: True
Position: 1
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: True (ByPropertyName, ByValue)
Accept wildcard characters: False

CommonParameters

This cmdlet supports the common parameters: -Debug, -ErrorAction, -ErrorVariable, -InformationAction, -InformationVariable, -OutVariable, -OutBuffer, -PipelineVariable, -Verbose, -WarningAction, and -WarningVariable. For more information, see about_CommonParameters (http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=113216).

INPUTS

You can pipe input to this function.

OUTPUTS

Returns string values.

NOTES