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Getting Help with Windows PowerShell

by Jeff Hicks

This course will teach you how to use the Windows PowerShell help system.

What you'll learn

While there are plenty of good books on PowerShell, sometimes you want a piece of information quickly and PowerShell's help is your answer. In this course, Getting Help with Windows PowerShell, you'll learn how to use PowerShell’s integrated help system. First, you'll learn how to update and access PowerShell's help files. Next you’ll learn how to interpret them. Finally, you’ll discover other online resources for getting PowerShell help. By the end of this course, you’ll know how to use help within PowerShell, which will prove to be a critical skill for the future.

About the author

Jeffery Hicks is a veteran IT Pro with 30 years of experience, much of it spent as an IT infrastructure consultant specializing in Microsoft server technologies with an emphasis in automation and efficiency. He is a multi-year recipient of the Microsoft MVP Award. He works today as an independent author, teacher, and consultant. He has been creating Pluralsight content for over 10 years. Jeff has written for numerous online sites and print publications, and speaks frequently at technology confer... more

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