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How to display a few numbers of results in Get-Process in PowerShell?

Chirag Nagrekar

Chirag Nagrekar

Updated on 22-Jan-2020 12:23:39

To display only the first 5 processes you need to use –First parameter in the Select-Object pipeline statement. You can use multiple filter statements and later at last pipeline the –First command to display only a few results.CommandGet-Process | Select -First 5OutputHandles  NPM(K)    PM(K)      WS(K)     ... Read More

How to get all the Get-Process properties using PowerShell?

Chirag Nagrekar

Chirag Nagrekar

Updated on 22-Jan-2020 12:23:36

Get-Process shows the default properties only. To get all the properties of Get-Process, we need to pipeline Format-List * (fl *).Get-Process | Format-List *OutputName                       : AcroRd32 Id                         ... Read More

How to group processes with their name in PowerShell?

Chirag Nagrekar

Chirag Nagrekar

Updated on 22-Jan-2020 12:22:37

You can group the processes based on their properties. Here, we will group the processes based on their name, it would display how many instances of the process is running. Group-Object command is useful for it.CommandThe below command will group the object and sort the object based on their thread ... Read More

How to get the specific process(es) information using PowerShell?

Chirag Nagrekar

Chirag Nagrekar

Updated on 22-Jan-2020 12:22:07

To find the specific process using Get-Process cmdlet, you need to use the –Name parameter. You can use single and multiple process names.CommandGet-Process -Name AcroRd32, audiodgOutputHandles NPM(K) PM(K) WS(K) CPU(s) Id SI ProcessName ------- ------ ----- ----- ------ -- -- ----------- 506 27 9888 19216 2.22 6320 1 AcroRd32 632 ... Read More

How to sort the Processes based on their property name using PowerShell?

Chirag Nagrekar

Chirag Nagrekar

Updated on 22-Jan-2020 12:18:58

To sort the processes based on their various property names, Sort-Object command needs to pipeline and property name should be entered followed by it to the Get-Process cmdlet or WMI class or CIM instance.CommandTo sort the property based on the CPU usage.Get-Process | Sort-Object CPUOutputHandles  NPM(K)    PM(K)     ... Read More

How to get all the processes on remote computers using PowerShell?

Chirag Nagrekar

Chirag Nagrekar

Updated on 22-Jan-2020 12:17:11

To get all running processes on the remote computer, you need to use – ComputerNameparameter in Get-process cmdlet, WMI class Win32_Process or using the Get-CimInstance cmdlet.With –ComputerName parameterGet-process -ComputerName Test-PCTo connect multiple computers use computer names separated by comma (, ).Get-process -ComputerName Test-PC, Win2k8 With WMI object to get processes ... Read More

How to get the running processes with the CIM instance using PowerShell?

Chirag Nagrekar

Chirag Nagrekar

Updated on 22-Jan-2020 12:16:42

You can also display the running process on the computer using the Get- CimInstance command with the same class Win32_Process that the WMI object is using.CommandGet-CimInstance Win32_ProcessOutputProcessId Name                HandleCount WorkingSetSize VirtualSize --------- ----                ----------- -------------- ----------- ... Read More

How to get the running processes with the WMI object using PowerShell?

Chirag Nagrekar

Chirag Nagrekar

Updated on 22-Jan-2020 12:15:13

To get the running processes with a WMI object, you need to use class Win32_Process. With this method, you will get more properties than the Get-Process command.CommandGet-WmiObject –Class Win32_ProcessOutputGENUS                    : 2 __CLASS                   ... Read More

How to get all the processes on the local computer with Get-Process command using PowerShell?

Chirag Nagrekar

Chirag Nagrekar

Updated on 22-Jan-2020 10:35:52

To get the threads of the running processes in the server using PowerShell you need to use Get-Process command. When you run this command default fields (ProcessName, Id, SI, CPU(s), WS(K), PM(K), NPM(K), Handles) will be displayed as a table.CommandGet-processOutputHandles  NPM(K)    PM(K)      WS(K)     CPU(s)   ... Read More

What is the use of Get-Process command in PowerShell?

Chirag Nagrekar

Chirag Nagrekar

Updated on 22-Jan-2020 10:34:31

Get-Process is a PowerShell cmdlet which used to get all the instances of the running background processes in the windows terminal. Whichever processes are displayed in the Task Manager Processes tab, all their threads can be displayed in the PowerShell console through Get-Process command.

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