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ContainerCmdletProvider.ConvertPath Method (String, String, String, String)


Updated: April 27, 2016

Applies To: Windows PowerShell

Creates a new provider-specific path and filter (if any) that corresponds to the specified path. This method is introduced in Windows PowerShell 2.0.

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

protected virtual bool ConvertPath(
	string path,
	string filter,
	ref string updatedPath,
	ref string updatedFilter


Type: System.String

The path to the item. This path may contain wildcards.

Type: System.String

The provider-specific filter currently applied.

Type: System.String

The new path to the item.

Type: System.String

The new filter associated with the created path.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean

Returns Boolean value that indicates whether the new path was created.

For more information about implementing providers (including samples), see Writing a Windows PowerShell Provider.

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