VerbsData Class

Definition

Verbs that are commonly used in cmdlet names when the cmdlet manipulates data.

public static class VerbsData
Inheritance
VerbsData

Remarks

These verbs are recommended over their synonyms when used as the verb name for cmdlets.

Fields

Backup

backup

Checkpoint

Establish a well defined state to be able to roll back to

Compare

Compare this resource with another one and produce a set of differences

Compress

Reduce in size

Convert

Change from one encoding to another or from one unit base to another (e.g. feet to meters)

ConvertFrom

Convert from the format named in the noun to a general-purpose format (e.g. string or int).

ConvertTo

Convert from a general-purpose format (e.g. string or int) to the format named in the noun.

Dismount

To dismount - to get off. To detach.

Edit

Performs an in-place modification of a resource.

Expand

Uncompress or increase in size

Export

Make a copy of a set of resources using an interchange format

Group

Arrange or associate one or more resources

Import

Create a set of resources using an interchange format

Initialize

Prepare a resource for use. Assign a beginning value to something

Limit

Limit the consumption of a resource or apply a constraint on a resource

Merge

Take multiple instances and create a single instance

Mount

To mount - to attache a named entity to a hierarchy at the pathname location. To set in position.

Out

Out - direct to a port. Output something to a port.

Publish

Make known and accessible to another

Restore

Rollback state to a predefined snapshot/checkpoint

Save

Store state in a permanent location

Sync

Coerce one or more resources to the same state

Unpublish

Remove from public access and visibility

Update

Update a resource with new elements or refresh from a source of truth