New-​Azure​Rm​Data​Lake​Store​Item

Creates a new file or folder in Data Lake Store.

Syntax

New-AzureRmDataLakeStoreItem
   [-Account] <String>
   [-Path] <DataLakeStorePathInstance>
   [[-Value] <Object>]
   [[-Encoding] <FileSystemCmdletProviderEncoding>]
   [-Folder]
   [-Force]
   [-Confirm]
   [-WhatIf]
   [<CommonParameters>]

Description

The New-AzureRmDataLakeStoreItem cmdlet creates a new file or folder in Data Lake Store.

Examples

Example 1: Create a new file and a new folder

PS C:\>New-AzureRmDataLakeStoreItem -AccountName "ContosoADL" -Path "/NewFile.txt"
PS C:\> New-AzureRmDataLakeStoreItem -AccountName "ContosoADL" -Path "/NewFolder" -Folder

The first command creates the file NewFile.txt for the specified account.

The second command creates the folder NewFolder at the root folder.

Required Parameters

-Account

Specifies the name of the Data Lake Store account.

Type:String
Aliases:AccountName
Position:0
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByPropertyName)
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Path

Specifies the Data Lake Store path of the item to create, starting with the root directory (/).

Type:DataLakeStorePathInstance
Position:1
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByPropertyName)
Accept wildcard characters:False

Optional Parameters

-Confirm

Prompts you for confirmation before running the cmdlet.

Type:SwitchParameter
Aliases:cf
Position:Named
Default value:False
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Encoding

Specifies the encoding for the item to create. The acceptable values for this parameter are:

  • Unknown
  • String
  • Unicode
  • Byte
  • BigEndianUnicode
  • UTF8
  • UTF7
  • Ascii
  • Default
  • Oem
  • BigEndianUTF32
Type:FileSystemCmdletProviderEncoding
Position:3
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByPropertyName)
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Folder

Indicates that this operation creates a folder.

Type:SwitchParameter
Position:3
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByPropertyName)
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Force

Indicates that this operation can overwrite the destination item if it already exists.

Type:SwitchParameter
Position:4
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByPropertyName)
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Value

Specifies the content to add to the item you create.

Type:Object
Position:2
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByPropertyName, ByValue)
Accept wildcard characters:False
-WhatIf

Shows what would happen if the cmdlet runs. The cmdlet is not run.

Type:SwitchParameter
Aliases:wi
Position:Named
Default value:False
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False

Outputs

string

The full path to the created file or folder.