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PowerShell 7 Quick Start for Developers on Linux, macOS, and Windows

by Robert Cain

PowerShell can be a great addition to the developer's toolbox. It can be used for testing, building environments, and more. This course will teach you devs to leverage your knowledge to learn the PowerShell language quickly.

What you'll learn

PowerShell can be a great aid to developer's and can automate a great deal of a developers everyday tasks. In this course, PowerShell 7 Quick Start for Developers on Linux, macOS, and Windows, you'll learn the foundation of the PowerShell language, fast. First, you'll discover the basics such as cmdlets and variables. Next, you'll learn about logic flow and looping. Finally, you'll explore how to write functions, as well as how to author classes. When you're finished with this course, you'll have the skills and knowledge of the PowerShell language needed to help you with your everyday developer tasks.

Table of contents

Course Overview
Using PowerShell in the Terminal
Understanding Logic Branching and Looping
Creating Functions in PowerShell 7
Authoring Classes in PowerShell 7
Using PowerShell 7 for Common Developer Tasks
Running PowerShell 7 on Multiple Platforms

About the author

Robert C. Cain ( is a Microsoft MVP, MCTS Certified in BI, and is the owner of Arcane Training and Consulting, LLC. He is a course author for Pluralsight, team member at Linchpin People, and co-author of 4 books. A popular speaker, Robert has presented at events such as the SQL PASS Summit, TechEd, CodeStock, and numerous SQL Saturdays. Robert has over 25 years' experience in the IT industry, working in a variety of fields including manufacturing, insurance, teleco... more

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