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No predefined Groups in sitecollection created with Powershell

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 13, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint
Dear Community, I use the following ps script to create a sitecollection: New-SPSite -URL $sp_webapp_url -Name $sp_sc_name -OwnerAlias $sp_sc_owner1 -SecondaryOwnerAlias $sp_sc_owner2 -Template $sp_sc_template -Language $sp_sc_language -QuotaTemplate $sp_sc_quota The sitecollection will be set up correctly, but has no predefined groups (like test members, test visitors ...). When I setup the same sitecollection in the CA GUI the groups will be created. Has anyone a solution for this trouble? Thanks and best regards, Lucian 

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