Reduce typing Caveat: When creating scripts, or when documenting commands that are used for others, it is recommended to not use aliases or positional parameters, or to shorten parameter names, as this leads to more difficult to understand code. For further information see Best practice for using aliases in PowerShell scripts. Tab completion In PowerShell itself, tab completion will speed up typing commands, e.g. type ren then press tab twice, why twice?

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Introduction Commands validated with PowerShell 5.1 on Windows 10, some commands may work on other versions. For information on using PowerShell, including how to find additional commands that are not listed here, see General PowerShell usage tips. To see the additional parameters for any of these commands, you can use the following command: help [command] -full PowerShell Clear the console window Clear-Host View the command history for the current session

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Ian Noble

Design, Build & Evolve tech. Ex developer becoming a developer again. #vexpert

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