PowerTip: Learn to Start the PowerShell Pipeline

Summary: Find cmdlets that permit starting the pipeline in Windows PowerShell.

 Hey, Scripting Guy! Question How do I find all the Get commands that allow me to start a pipeline?

Hey, Scripting Guy! Answer Although there are a number of ways, the Get-Command cmdlet has a parameter
          called -Verb for this purpose:

PS > Get-Command -Verb Get

CommandType Name          ModuleName      

----------- ----          ----------      

Alias  Get-ProvisionedAppxPackage     Dism      

Function Get-AppBackgroundTask      AppBackgroundTask   

Function Get-AppxLastError       Appx       

Function Get-AppxLog         Appx      

Function Get-AssignedAccess       AssignedAccess     

Function Get-BCClientConfiguration     BranchCache      

Function Get-BCContentServerConfiguration   BranchCache      

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