Working with XML
XML parsing and formatting is one of the most commonly used functionalities in application development. PowerShell provides built-in support for XML in a smart way that allows you to work with XML files easily with minimal lines of code. This is enough to make PowerShell your perfect choice for daily XML tasks and operations.
Loading XML files
There are two ways to load an XML file in PowerShell—either using the
Get-Content cmdlet or using the
Select-Xml cmdlet with the
Using the Get-Content cmdlet
In order to load and read the content of a file in PowerShell, we use the
Get-Content cmdlet; this cmdlet is used to load content from text as well as XML files, which are text files written in a structured, descriptive format ...