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ItemCmdletProvider.GetItem Method

Retrieves 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 GetItem (
	String^ path
protected void GetItem (
	String path
protected function GetItem (
	path : String



The path to the item to retrieve.

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

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


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