ItemCmdletProvider.ClearItem Method

Clears the item at the specified path.

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

Dim path As String


virtual void ClearItem (
	String^ path
protected void ClearItem (
	String path
protected function ClearItem (
	path : String



The path to the item to be cleared.

When implementing this method, the item operated on should be passed to the WriteItemObject method.

This method defines provider-specific functionality for the Clear-Item cmdlet. If this implementation of the cmdlet requires addition parameters, the provider must also call the ClearItemDynamicParameters method.

For more information about providers, see Windows PowerShell Providers.

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.


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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