PowerShell: Find Command

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Find Command, List Commands

Get-Command name
  • Get-Command has alias gcm
Get-Command *z*

List command names that contain z.

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list all commands that contains z in name.
Get-Command name -UseFuzzyMatching

List command names that match letters in name.

Get-Command name -all

Search all, including commands of the same type that have the same name. By default, Get-Command gets only the commands that run when you type the command name.

Get-Command name | Format-List

Make the full path of the command visible.

Get-Command name | select -Property Path

Show just full path of the command.

  • Select-Object has alias select

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