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11. Handle Errors Gracefully

Adam Bertram1  
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Evansville, IN, USA
 

Believe it or not, your PowerShell script isn’t going to work right all the time. It will fail and fail hard sometimes. A novice developer typically doesn’t worry much about error handling. Error handling is one of those topics that separates the novices from the professionals.

To create a production-ready, robust PowerShell solution, you must ensure all the ways your scripts can fail are properly handled. Inevitably, they will throw an error when you least expect it and it’s important to catch that error to either fix the problem mid-run or exit gracefully.

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