PowerTip: Find Processes with High Priority


Summary: Learn how to use Windows PowerShell to find processes that have a high priority.

Hey, Scripting Guy! Question How can I use Windows PowerShell to quickly see what processes have a high priority or an above normal priority?

Hey, Scripting Guy! Answer Open Windows PowerShell with Admin rights, use the Get-Process cmdlet to return processes, and filter
           processes that are using high or above normal priority, for example:

gps | where {$_.priorityclass -eq 'AboveNormal' -OR $_.priorityclass -eq 'high'} | select name, priorityclass

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