Chapter 1. SharePoint 2010 Management Shell

This chapter is an overview of the PowerShell and SharePoint 2010 Management Shell console applications. It provides background information on the logistics behind running scripts for SharePoint.

How Do I Run PowerShell?

On every Windows Server running a variation of Windows Server 2008 or higher, PowerShell is installed and can be used for administration purposes. The PowerShell application, by default, appears in the Windows taskbar. Right-clicking the application button displays the available menu options, ...

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