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Set-PSUDrive

SYNOPSIS

Creates a new psdrive, and moves location to it.

SYNTAX

Set-PSUDrive [-Name] <Object> [[-Root] <String>] [<CommonParameters>]

DESCRIPTION

Will create a PSDrive, by default in the current path. This allows swiftly reducing path length. Then it will immediately change location to the new drive.

EXAMPLES

EXAMPLE 1

set-as pr

Sets the current path as drive “pr” and sets it as the current location.

PARAMETERS

-Name

What to name the new PSDrive?

Type: Object
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases:

Required: True
Position: 1
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: False
Accept wildcard characters: False

-Root

Default: . The root of the new drive.

Type: String
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases:

Required: False
Position: 2
Default value: .
Accept pipeline input: False
Accept wildcard characters: False

CommonParameters

This cmdlet supports the common parameters: -Debug, -ErrorAction, -ErrorVariable, -InformationAction, -InformationVariable, -OutVariable, -OutBuffer, -PipelineVariable, -Verbose, -WarningAction, and -WarningVariable. For more information, see about_CommonParameters (http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=113216).

INPUTS

OUTPUTS

NOTES

Author: Donovan Brown Source: http://donovanbrown.com/post/Shorten-your-PowerShell-directory-path

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