Number manipulation and parsing
PowerShell is a powerful mathematics calculator. In fact, PowerShell has an entire Windows class dedicated to mathematics calculations that can be called by using the
[System.Math] .NET class. When you are working with the
[System.Math] classes, it is common to call static fields within a class. Static fields are static properties, methods, and objects that can be called to display data or do actions. To call a static field, you call the
[Math] (shortened version of
[System.Math]) class, followed by two colons
:: and the static field name.
To use the math operation to calculate pi, execute the following command:
The output of this is shown in the following screenshot:
This simple command will provide PI ...