InitialSessionState.Formats Property

Gets a collection that contains the formatting files of the initial session state. The host application can use this collection to add formatting files to the session state. Formatting files define how .NET Framework objects are displayed by Windows PowerShell. This property is introduced in Windows PowerShell 2.0.

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

Dim instance As InitialSessionState
Dim value As InitialSessionStateEntryCollection(Of SessionStateFormatEntry)

value = instance.Formats

public virtual InitialSessionStateEntryCollection<SessionStateFormatEntry> Formats { get; }
/** @property */
public InitialSessionStateEntryCollection<SessionStateFormatEntry> get_Formats ()

public function get Formats () : InitialSessionStateEntryCollection<SessionStateFormatEntry>

Property Value

An InitialSessionStateEntryCollection object that contains a SessionStateFormatEntry object for each formatting file of the initial session state.

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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