PSReference Class

Defines an object that is a value or variable reference in the Windows PowerShell scripting language.

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

Dim instance As PSReference

Public Class PSReference
public class PSReference
public class PSReference

A reference is created in the following ways.

  • Value Reference

     $a = [ref] 3
     [ref] $a = 3
     [ref] $a = $b
  • Variable Reference

    $a = [ref] $b


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 Developer Preview, Windows Server Developer Preview

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