PowerTip: Counting PowerShell Cmdlets


Summary: PowerTip for counting the number of cmdlets in your Windows PowerShell installation

Question: How many cmdlets are available in a default Windows PowerShell 3.0 installation in Windows 8?

Answer: 403

Question: How did you find out how many cmdlets are available in the default Windows PowerShell installation?

Answer: Get-Module -ListAvailable | Import-Module ; gcm -co cmdlet | measure

Comments (2)

  1. K_Schulte says:

    Hi Ed,

    a short but good advice if you have to things like that!

    Klaus.

  2. mike says:

    How many cmdlets are available in a default Windows PowerShell 4.0 installation in Windows 8.1?

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