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PowerShell 7 Workshop
PowerShell 7 Workshop

PowerShell 7 Workshop: Learn how to program with PowerShell 7 on Windows, Linux, and the Raspberry Pi

By Nick Parlow
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Book Feb 2024 468 pages 1st Edition
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PowerShell 7 Workshop

Part 1: PowerShell Fundamentals

In this part, we’ll learn about the basics of PowerShell, how the language syntax works, how we can send the results of one operation straight into another with the pipeline, how PowerShell uses objects, variables, and data structures, how we can create branched and looped code, and finally, how we can write to and from stored files.

This part has the following chapters:

  • Chapter 1, Introduction to PowerShell – What It Is and How to Get It
  • Chapter 2, Exploring PowerShell Cmdlets and Syntax
  • Chapter 3, The PowerShell Pipeline – How to String Cmdlets Together
  • Chapter 4, PowerShell Variables and Data Structures
  • Chapter 5, PowerShell Control Flow – Conditionals and Loops
  • Chapter 6, PowerShell and Files – Reading, Writing, and Manipulating Data
  • Chapter 7, PowerShell and the Web – HTTP, REST, and JSON
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Key benefits

  • Master the art of coding with Microsoft’s free, open-source cross-platform language
  • Understand essential programming concepts such as loops and objects through practical examples
  • Practice using PowerShell 7 with websites, APIs, and physical computing devices like Raspberry Pi
  • Purchase of the print or Kindle book includes a free PDF eBook

Description

Discover the capabilities of PowerShell 7 for your everyday tasks with this carefully paced tutorial that will help you master this versatile programming language. The first set of chapters will show you where to find and how to install the latest version of PowerShell, providing insights into the distinctive features that set PowerShell apart from other languages. You’ll then learn essential programming concepts such as variables and control flow, progressing to their applications. As you advance, you’ll work with files and APIs, writing scripts, functions, and modules. You’ll also gain proficiency in securing your PowerShell environment before venturing into different operating systems. Enriched with detailed practical examples tailored for Windows, Linux, macOS, and Raspberry Pi, each chapter weaves real-world scenarios to ignite your imagination and cement the principles you learn. You’ll be able to reinforce your understanding through self-assessment questions and delve deeper into the principles using comprehensive reading lists. By the end of this book, you’ll have the confidence to use PowerShell for physical computing and writing scripts for Windows administration.

What you will learn

Grasp the distinctive object-oriented nature of PowerShell 7 Explore the practical applications of standard programming concepts, such as control flow Find out how to interact with websites and APIs Implement best practices to secure your PowerShell environment and write secure code Get to grips with writing scripts, functions, and modules Develop the skills to troubleshoot your code Deploy PowerShell on various operating systems

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Publication date : Feb 29, 2024
Length 468 pages
Edition : 1st Edition
Language : English
ISBN-13 : 9781801812986
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Microsoft

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Publication date : Feb 29, 2024
Length 468 pages
Edition : 1st Edition
Language : English
ISBN-13 : 9781801812986
Vendor :
Microsoft

Table of Contents

23 Chapters
Preface Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
1. Part 1: PowerShell Fundamentals Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
2. Chapter 1: Introduction to PowerShell 7 – What It Is and How to Get It Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
3. Chapter 2: Exploring PowerShell Cmdlets and Syntax Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
4. Chapter 3: The PowerShell Pipeline – How to String Cmdlets Together Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
5. Chapter 4: PowerShell Variables and Data Structures Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
6. Chapter 5: PowerShell Control Flow – Conditionals and Loops Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
7. Chapter 6: PowerShell and Files – Reading, Writing, and Manipulating Data Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
8. Chapter 7: PowerShell and the Web – HTTP, REST, and JSON Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
9. Part 2: Scripting and Toolmaking Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
10. Chapter 8: Writing Our First Script – Turning Simple Cmdlets into Reusable Code Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
11. Chapter 9: Don’t Repeat Yourself – Functions and Scriptblocks Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
12. Chapter 10: Error Handling – Oh No! It’s Gone Wrong! Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
13. Chapter 11: Creating Our First Module Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
14. Chapter 12: Securing PowerShell Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
15. Part 3: Using PowerShell Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
16. Chapter 13: Working with PowerShell 7 and Windows Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
17. Chapter 14: PowerShell 7 for Linux and macOS Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
18. Chapter 15: PowerShell 7 and the Raspberry Pi Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
19. Chapter 16: Working with PowerShell and .NET Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
20. Answers to Activities and Exercises Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
21. Index Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
22. Other Books You May Enjoy Chevron down icon Chevron up icon

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