Microsoft.PowerShell.Management

This section contains the help topics for the cmdlets that are installed with PowerShell Microsoft.PowerShell.Management module. The Management module contains cmdlets that help you manage Windows in PowerShell.

Microsoft.PowerShell.Management

Add-Content

Adds content to the specified items, such as adding words to a file.

Clear-Content

Deletes the contents of an item, but does not delete the item.

Clear-Item

Clears the contents of an item, but does not delete the item.

Clear-ItemProperty

Clears the value of a property but does not delete the property.

Convert-Path

Converts a path from a PowerShell path to a PowerShell provider path.

Copy-Item

Copies an item from one location to another.

Copy-ItemProperty

Copies a property and value from a specified location to another location.

Debug-Process

Debugs one or more processes running on the local computer.

Get-ChildItem

Gets the items and child items in one or more specified locations.

Get-ComputerInfo

Gets a consolidated object of system and operating system properties.

Get-Content

Gets the content of the item at the specified location.

Get-Item

Gets the item at the specified location.

Get-ItemProperty

Gets the properties of a specified item.

Get-ItemPropertyValue

Gets the value for one or more properties of a specified item.

Get-Location

Gets information about the current working location or a location stack.

Get-PSDrive

Gets drives in the current session.

Get-PSProvider

Gets information about the specified PowerShell provider.

Get-Process

Gets the processes that are running on the local computer or a remote computer.

Get-Service

Gets the services on a local or remote computer.

Get-TimeZone

Gets the current time zone or a list of available time zones.

Invoke-Item

Performs the default action on the specified item.

Join-Path

Combines a path and a child path into a single path.

Move-Item

Moves an item from one location to another.

Move-ItemProperty

Moves a property from one location to another.

New-Item

Creates a new item.

New-ItemProperty

Creates a new property for an item and sets its value.

New-PSDrive

Creates temporary and persistent mapped network drives.

New-Service

Creates a new Windows service.

Pop-Location

Changes the current location to the location most recently pushed onto the stack.

Push-Location

Adds the current location to the top of a location stack.

Remove-Item

Deletes the specified items.

Remove-ItemProperty

Deletes the property and its value from an item.

Remove-PSDrive

Deletes temporary PowerShell drives and disconnects mapped network drives.

Rename-Computer

Renames a computer.

Rename-Item

Renames an item in a PowerShell provider namespace.

Rename-ItemProperty

Renames a property of an item.

Resolve-Path

Resolves the wildcard characters in a path, and displays the path contents.

Restart-Computer

Restarts ("reboots") the operating system on local and remote computers.

Restart-Service

Stops and then starts one or more services.

Resume-Service

Resumes one or more suspended (paused) services.

Set-Content

Writes or replaces the content in an item with new content.

Set-Item

Changes the value of an item to the value specified in the command.

Set-ItemProperty

Creates or changes the value of a property of an item.

Set-Location

Sets the current working location to a specified location.

Set-Service

Starts, stops, and suspends a service, and changes its properties.

Set-TimeZone

Sets the system time zone to a specified time zone.

Split-Path

Returns the specified part of a path.

Start-Process

Starts one or more processes on the local computer.

Start-Service

Starts one or more stopped services.

Stop-Computer

Stops (shuts down) local and remote computers.

Stop-Process

Stops one or more running processes.

Stop-Service

Stops one or more running services.

Suspend-Service

Suspends (pauses) one or more running services.

Test-Connection

Sends ICMP echo request packets ("pings") to one or more computers.

Test-Path

Determines whether all elements of a path exist.

Wait-Process

Waits for the processes to be stopped before accepting more input.