How to Create folder if not exist in PowerShell?

Create folder if not exist in PowerShell

This is a very common requirement; you will often need to create a folder if it doesn’t exist in PowerShell. PowerShell provides a simple and effective way to check if a folder exists and create it if it doesn’t. In this tutorial, we will explore different methods for creating a folder if it doesn’t exist … Read more

How to Get File Creation Date in PowerShell?

Get File Creation Date in PowerShell

When managing files on a Windows system, you might often need to know when a file was created. In this PowerShell tutorial, we’ll explore various methods to get the file creation date using PowerShell with various examples. To get the file creation date in PowerShell, you can use the Get-Item cmdlet followed by accessing the CreationTime property of the … Read more

How to Get Details of a File in PowerShell?

Get Details of a File in PowerShell

Do you want to get meta data of a file using PowerShell? In this tutorial, I will explain how to get details of a file in PowerShell. We will cover various methods to retrieve file metadata, attributes, and content, etc. To get details of a file in PowerShell, you can use the Get-ItemProperty cmdlet to … Read more

How to Find File by Name in PowerShell?

One of my team members got a requirement to find files by name using PowerShell while working on an automation project. In this tutorial, I will show you different methods to find files by name in PowerShell. To find a file by name using PowerShell, you can utilize the Get-ChildItem cmdlet combined with the -Name parameter for a basic … Read more

How to Delete Contents of Folder in PowerShell?

Delete Contents of Folder in PowerShell

It is easy to delete the contents of a folder using PowerShell. Do you have a similar requirement? In this blog post, we’ll explore different methods to delete the contents of a folder using PowerShell with complete scripts. To delete the contents of a folder in PowerShell, use the Remove-Item cmdlet with the path to … Read more

How to Count Files in a Folder Using PowerShell?

Count Files in a Folder Using PowerShell

You might encounter situations where you need to count the number of files present in a folder using PowerShell. In this tutorial, I will explain how to count files in a folder using PowerShell. To count files in a folder using PowerShell, you can use the Get-ChildItem cmdlet combined with the Measure-Object cmdlet. For example, … Read more

How to Rename Files with Date in PowerShell?

Rename Files with Date in PowerShell

Recently, I got a requirement to rename a file by appending the current date in PowerShell. I tried different methods, and in this PowerShell tutorial, I will explain to you how to rename files with date in PowerShell using various methods. To rename a file in PowerShell and append the current date, you can use … Read more

How to Encrypt a File with a Password in PowerShell?

Do you want to know how to encrypt a file in PowerShell using password? In this tutorial, we’ll explore different methods to encrypt a file with a password in PowerShell. This way, you can secure your files with password protection using PowerShell. To encrypt a file with a password in PowerShell, you can utilize the … Read more

How to Write Multiple Lines to a File in PowerShell?

Write Multiple Lines to a File in PowerShell

One common task that PowerShell administrators and developers often need to perform is writing multiple lines of text to a file. This can be for various purposes, such as logging, configuration, or documentation. In this article, we will explore different methods to write multiline strings to a file using PowerShell. To write multiple lines to … Read more