The following describes the various roles and commands available in the WinAdmins Discord server.

Roles

The following outlines the available custom roles and how to obtain them

Role Name Function How to Obtain
Microsoft Employee Granted to official Microsoft employees Run the command %%microsoft verify in the #bot-commands channel and follow the instructions to validate your Azure AD account using a corporate-managed device
Microsoft MVP Granted to active Microsoft MVPs Contact a server admin for assistance with adding this role
Microsoft Partner Granted to active Microsoft Partners Contact a server admin for assistance with adding this role
Trusted Vendor/Organization Granted to users that are representing a vendor in an official capacity. This role also has a number of subroles for specific vendors that have multiple representatives Contact a server admin for assistance with adding this role
SysManSquad Staff Granted to members of the Systems Management Squad (https://sysmansquad.com/) Contact a server admin for assistance with adding this role
Notification Roles Used by bots to send notifications in specific channels Visit the #roles channel to self-assign these roles
Timezone Roles Flag yourself with one of three timezone regions Visit the #roles channel to self-assign these roles
Off-Topic Channel Roles Grant access to various off-topic private channels Visit the #roles channel to self-assign these roles

Commands

The following outlines all available commands that can be run on the server, and what roles may be required for use. Unless otherwise specified, the prefix for said commands is a hyphen (-)

Everyone

Command Function Example
ask Don’t ask to ask, i.e., how to ask better questions (this command will autodelete the invoking message) -ask
callmods Alert the moderation team about an issue in a channel (this command will autodelete the invoking message) -callmods
catfact Responds with a random cat fact (only works in the #pets channel) -catfact
cmlinks Get useful ConfigMgr links -cmlinks
delreminder Deletes a reminder -delreminder <ID>
dogfact Responds with a random dog fact (only works in the #pets channel) -dogfact
github Get community GitHub link -github
giveduck Get a random duck image -giveduck @username
invite Get community invite link -invite
licensing (aliases: license, licenses) Collection of Microsoft 365 licensing diagrams -licensing, -license, or -licenses
markdown (alias: code) Help someone with posting code with syntax highlighting -markdown or -code
portals Links to Microsoft Administrator sites -portals
qspam Reminder to not to spam questions in multiple channels, causing multiple separate conversations (this command will autodelete the invoking message) -qspam
redact Reminder to redact information from logs/screenshots (this command will autodelete the invoking message) -redact
reminders Lists your active reminders -reminders
remindme Schedules a reminder -remindme 1h Reply to John
stuck Help someone that appears to be stuck in a voice channel (only works in the #voice-along channel) -stuck @username
schannel Useful SChannel links/information -schannel
securead Useful AD security links/information -securead
techsupport Help someone looking for general tech support outside the scope of this community (this command will autodelete the invoking message) -techsupport
twitter Get community Twitter link -twitter
wufb Get useful Windows Update for Business links -wufb
xy XY problems (this command will autodelete the invoking message) -xy
youtube Get community YouTube link -youtube

Nitro Boosters & Microsoft Employees

Command Function Example
dadjoke Responds with a random dad joke -dadjoke
newtopic Responds with a random new topic -newtopic
throw Throw a random item at a user -throw @username

Microsoft Employees & Trusted Vendors

Command Function Example
poll Create a poll (up to ten options) -poll "Poll description" "Option 1" "Option 2"