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Microsoft® SQL Server 2012 Unleashed by Alex T. Silverstein, Chris Gallelli, Paul T. Bertucci, Ray Rankins

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A Few Basic Cmdlets

Following is a list of a few basic cmdlets and how they can be used, with a brief example:

Image 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: Get-ChildItem *.ps1

Image Select-ObjectCmdlet used to retrieve only specific properties. See Get-Help Select-Object –Examples for examples.

Image Group-ObjectCmdlet used to group objects based ...

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