Jump into PowerShell through interactive lessons on variables, operators, control flow, objects, arrays, and functions.
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Time to completeApprox. 8 hours
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About this course
Ready to start your journey into PowerShell? Take Learn PowerShell — An interactive introduction to using the powerful command-line tool for Windows automation.
Syllabus5 lessons • 4 projects • 5 quizzes
Hands-on learningDon’t just watch or read about someone else coding — write your own code live in our online, interactive platform. You’ll even get AI-driven recommendations on what you need to review to help keep you on track.
Projects in this course
Power of 10Help your friend with a project using PowerShell variables and operators.
Role Playing GameHelp your friend create a role-playing game using objects and arrays in PowerShell.
IT AdministrationIn this project, you'll use the knowledge you gained from the Control Flow lesson to simulate writing Powershell scripts as an IT Administrator. Based on inputted server names, you'll develop scripts to separate servers based on naming convention criteria.
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