IDynamicPropertyCmdletProvider Interface

Defines the new, remove, copy, move, and rename methods for item properties within a data store. The methods of this interface are implemented by providers that access data stores whose properties can be defined at runtime.

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

Dim instance As IDynamicPropertyCmdletProvider

public interface IDynamicPropertyCmdletProvider : IPropertyCmdletProvider
public interface IDynamicPropertyCmdletProvider extends IPropertyCmdletProvider
public interface IDynamicPropertyCmdletProvider extends IPropertyCmdletProvider

Developers should implement this interface under the following conditions:

In this context, an "item" is something that contains content within a data store. For example, the items of the file system data store could be files or directories.

Windows PowerShell provides a TemplateProvider.cs file that is available on the Windows SDK. To start writing your own provider make a copy of this file and use that copy to create your provider, removing any functionality that you do not need. For more information about designing a provider, see Designing Your Windows PowerShell Provider.


Target Platforms

Windows 98, Windows 2000, Windows 2000 Server, Windows CE, Windows Server 2008, Windows 98 Second Edition, Pocket PC, Smart Phone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Professional, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2003 R2, Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows 2008 R2, Windows Developer Preview, Windows Server Developer Preview

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