Verbs that are commonly used in cmdlet names when the cmdlet manipulates data.
public static class VerbsData
type VerbsData = class
Public Class VerbsData
These verbs are recommended over their synonyms when used as the verb name for cmdlets.
|Backup Backup Backup||
|Checkpoint Checkpoint Checkpoint||
Establish a well defined state to be able to roll back to
|Compare Compare Compare||
Compare this resource with another one and produce a set of differences
|Compress Compress Compress||
Reduce in size
|Convert Convert Convert||
Change from one encoding to another or from one unit base to another (e.g. feet to meters)
|ConvertFrom ConvertFrom ConvertFrom||
Convert from the format named in the noun to a general-purpose format (e.g. string or int).
|ConvertTo ConvertTo ConvertTo||
Convert from a general-purpose format (e.g. string or int) to the format named in the noun.
|Dismount Dismount Dismount||
To dismount - to get off. To detach.
|Edit Edit Edit||
Performs an in-place modification of a resource.
|Expand Expand Expand||
Uncompress or increase in size
|Export Export Export||
Make a copy of a set of resources using an interchange format
|Group Group Group||
Arrange or associate one or more resources
|Import Import Import||
Create a set of resources using an interchange format
|Initialize Initialize Initialize||
Prepare a resource for use. Assign a beginning value to something
|Limit Limit Limit||
Limit the consumption of a resource or apply a constraint on a resource
|Merge Merge Merge||
Take multiple instances and create a single instance
|Mount Mount Mount||
To mount - to attache a named entity to a hierarchy at the pathname location. To set in position.
|Out Out Out||
Out - direct to a port. Output something to a port.
|Publish Publish Publish||
Make known and accessible to another
|Restore Restore Restore||
Rollback state to a predefined snapshot/checkpoint
|Save Save Save||
Store state in a permanent location
|Sync Sync Sync||
Coerce one or more resources to the same state
|Unpublish Unpublish Unpublish||
Remove from public access and visibility
|Update Update Update||
Update a resource with new elements or refresh from a source of truth