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Putting Windows PowerShell to Work

by Jeff Hicks

This course will teach you how to get the most from running commands interactively at a Windows PowerShell prompt.

What you'll learn

IT pros need to know how to run commands and manage command history to make them more efficient. In this course, Putting Windows PowerShell to Work, you’ll learn how to get the most from your work at a Windows PowerShell prompt. First, you’ll explore how to discover and run native Windows PowerShell commands. Next, you’ll discover how PowerShell uses objects in the pipeline. Finally, you’ll learn how to filter with Windows PowerShell so that you only get the results you need. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the Windows PowerShell skills and knowledge to create effective commands and pipelined expressions.

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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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