Microsoft.PowerShell.Core

This section contains the help topics for the cmdlets that are installed with PowerShell Microsoft.PowerShell.Core module. The Core module contains cmdlets and providers that manage the basic features of PowerShell.

Microsoft.PowerShell.Core

Add-History

Appends entries to the session history.

Add-PSSnapin

Adds one or more Windows PowerShell snap-ins to the current session.

Clear-History

Deletes entries from the PowerShell command history.

Connect-PSSession

Reconnects to disconnected sessions.

Debug-Job

Debugs a running background, remote, or Windows PowerShell Workflow job.

Disable-PSRemoting

Prevents remote users from running commands on the local computer.

Disable-PSSessionConfiguration

Disables session configurations on the local computer.

Disconnect-PSSession

Disconnects from a session.

Enable-PSRemoting

Configures the computer to receive remote commands.

Enable-PSSessionConfiguration

Enables the session configurations on the local computer.

Enter-PSHostProcess

Connects to and enters into an interactive session with a local process.

Enter-PSSession

Starts an interactive session with a remote computer.

Exit-PSHostProcess

Closes an interactive session with a local process.

Exit-PSSession

Ends an interactive session with a remote computer.

Export-Console

Exports the names of snap-ins in the current session to a console file.

Export-ModuleMember

Specifies the module members that are exported.

ForEach-Object

Performs an operation against each item in a collection of input objects.

Get-Command

Gets all commands.

Get-Help

Displays information about PowerShell commands and concepts.

Get-History

Gets a list of the commands entered during the current session.

Get-Job

Gets PowerShell background jobs that are running in the current session.

Get-Module

Gets the modules that have been imported or that can be imported into the current session.

Get-PSHostProcessInfo

Gets process information about the PowerShell host.

Get-PSSession

Gets the PowerShell sessions on local and remote computers.

Get-PSSessionCapability

Gets the capabilities of a specific user on a constrained session configuration.

Get-PSSessionConfiguration

Gets the registered session configurations on the computer.

Get-PSSnapin

Gets the Windows PowerShell snap-ins on the computer.

Import-Module

Adds modules to the current session.

Invoke-Command

Runs commands on local and remote computers.

Invoke-History

Runs commands from the session history.

New-Module

Creates a new dynamic module that exists only in memory.

New-ModuleManifest

Creates a new module manifest.

New-PSRoleCapabilityFile

Creates a file that defines a set of capabilities to be exposed through a session configuration.

New-PSSession

Creates a persistent connection to a local or remote computer.

New-PSSessionConfigurationFile

Creates a file that defines a session configuration.

New-PSSessionOption

Creates an object that contains advanced options for a PSSession.

New-PSTransportOption

Creates an object that contains advanced options for a session configuration.

Out-Default

Sends the output to the default formatter and to the default output cmdlet.

Out-Host

Sends output to the command line.

Out-Null

Hides the output instead of sending it down the pipeline or displaying it.

Receive-Job

Gets the results of the PowerShell background jobs in the current session.

Receive-PSSession

Gets results of commands in disconnected sessions.

Register-ArgumentCompleter

Registers a custom argument completer.

Register-PSSessionConfiguration

Creates and registers a new session configuration.

Remove-Job

Deletes a PowerShell background job.

Remove-Module

Removes modules from the current session.

Remove-PSSession

Closes one or more PowerShell sessions (PSSessions).

Remove-PSSnapin

Removes Windows PowerShell snap-ins from the current session.

Resume-Job

Restarts a suspended job.

Save-Help

Downloads and saves the newest help files to a file system directory.

Set-PSDebug

Turns script debugging features on and off, sets the trace level, and toggles strict mode.

Set-PSSessionConfiguration

Changes the properties of a registered session configuration.

Set-StrictMode

Establishes and enforces coding rules in expressions, scripts, and script blocks.

Start-Job

Starts a PowerShell background job.

Stop-Job

Stops a PowerShell background job.

Suspend-Job

Temporarily stops workflow jobs.

Test-ModuleManifest

Verifies that a module manifest file accurately describes the contents of a module.

Test-PSSessionConfigurationFile

Verifies the keys and values in a session configuration file.

Unregister-PSSessionConfiguration

Deletes registered session configurations from the computer.

Update-Help

Downloads and installs the newest help files on your computer.

Wait-Job

Suppresses the command prompt until one or all of the PowerShell background jobs running in the session are completed.

Where-Object

Selects objects from a collection based on their property values.