Following is a list of a few basic cmdlets and how they can be used, with a brief example:
Get-ChildItem (aka dir, gci)—Cmdlet used to list child items in a provider. Mostly used to list things such as files and directories in a file system. Example:
Select-Object—Cmdlet used to retrieve only specific properties. See
Get-Help Select-Object –Examples for examples.
Group-Object—Cmdlet used to group objects based ...