This is a part of an on-going blog series written by Adam Gordon. Each week, Adam will walk you through a PowerShell command, showing you when and how to use each one. This week, Adam covers Get-ComputerInfo.
When to use Get-ComputerInfo?
The Get-ComputerInfo cmdlet gets a consolidated object of system and operating system properties.
This cmdlet was introduced in Windows PowerShell 5.1.
What version of PowerShell am I using for this blog?
Get the PowerShell Version from your machine:
This command shows you the PowerShell version information on your machine.
How to use Get-ComputerInfo?
Get all computer properties:
Get-ComputerInfo gets all system and operating system properties from the computer.
Get all computer operating system properties:
Get-ComputerInfo -Property “os*”
This command gets all operating system properties from the computer.
Learn last week’s command: Get-Content.
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