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Provider cmdlets

The cmdlets that the user can run to manage a data store are referred to as provider cmdlets. To support these cmdlets, you need to overwrite some of the methods defined by the base provider classes and interfaces.

Provider Cmdlets

Here are the provider cmdlets that can be run by the user:

PSDrive cmdlets

Item cmdlets

Item content cmdlets

Item property cmdlets

Location cmdlets

  • Get-Location: Retrieves information about the current working location. You do not need to overwrite any methods to support this cmdlet.

  • Pop-Location: This cmdlet changes the current location to the location most recently pushed onto the stack. You do not need to overwrite any methods to support this cmdlet.

  • Push-Location: This cmdlet adds the current location to the top of a list of locations (a "stack"). You do not need to overwrite any methods to support this cmdlet.

  • Set-Location: This cmdlet sets the current working location to a specified location. You do not need to overwrite any methods to support this cmdlet.

Path cmdlets

PSProvider cmdlets

  • Get-PSProvider: This cmdlet returns information about the providers available in the session. You do not need to overwrite any methods to support this cmdlet.

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