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VerbsCommon.Get Field

Specifies an action that retrieves a resource. For example, the Get-Content cmdlet retrieves contents of items at a specified location.


Namespace: System.Management.Automation
Assembly: System.Management.Automation (in System.Management.Automation.dll)

'Usage
Dim value As String

value = VerbsCommon.Get

public const string Get
public static final String Get
public const var Get : String

This example shows how this field is used in the Cmdlet attribute.

[Cmdlet(VerbsCommon.Get, "Content")]
public class GetContentCommand : Cmdlet

This verb is paired with Set. For consistency with other cmdlets that perform the same action, do not use verbs such as Read, Open, Cat, Type, Dir, Obtain, Dump, Acquire, Examine, Find, or Search for this action.

The verb portion of a cmdlet name specifies the action that is taken by the cmdlet and is specified by the Cmdlet attribute. For more information about the declaration syntax that is used to specify the Cmdlet attribute, see Cmdlet Attribute Declaration.

For more information about the guidelines for selecting verb names, see Cmdlet Verb Names.


 

Target Platforms

Windows Developer Preview, Windows Server Developer Preview

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