This is the built-in help made by Microsoft for the command 'Add-ClusterNode', in PowerShell version 5 - as retrieved from
Windows version 'Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard' PowerShell help files on 2016-06-23.
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Adds a node (server) to a failover cluster.
Add-ClusterNode [[-Name] <StringCollection>] [-Cluster <String>] [-InputObject <PSObject>] [-NoStorage] [<CommonParameters>]
The Add-ClusterNode cmdlet adds a node, or server, to a failover cluster. Before adding the new node, you should run validation tests on the existing nodes together with the
proposed new node.
Before adding the new node, you should run validation tests on the existing nodes together with the proposed new node. By running the validation tests, you can confirm that
the server to be added is connected correctly to the networks and storage and that it contains the same software updates.
Note: This cmdlet cannot be run remotely without Credential Security Service Provider (CredSSP) authentication on the server computer.
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PS C:\>Add-ClusterNode –Name node4
This example adds node named node4 to the local cluster.
PS C:\>Get-Cluster –Name cluster1 | Add-ClusterNode –Name node3
This example adds the node named node3 to cluster called cluster1.