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ItemCmdletProvider.SetItem Method (String, Object)


Updated: April 27, 2016

Applies To: Windows PowerShell

Sets the item at the specified path.

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

protected virtual void SetItem(
	string path,
	object value


Type: System.String

The path to the item to be set.

Type: System.Object

The value of the item.

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

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

For more information about providers, see Windows PowerShell Providers [ps].

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