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Import-PSFClixml

SYNOPSIS

Imports objects serialized using Export-Clixml or Export-PSFClixml.

SYNTAX

Import-PSFClixml [-Path] <String[]> [-Encoding <Encoding>] [<CommonParameters>]

DESCRIPTION

Imports objects serialized using Export-Clixml or Export-PSFClixml.

It can handle compressed and non-compressed exports.

EXAMPLES

EXAMPLE 1

Import-PSFClixml -Path '.\object.xml'

Imports the objects serialized to object.xml in the current folder.

PARAMETERS

-Path

Path to the files to import.

Type: String[]
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases: FullName

Required: True
Position: 1
Default value: None
Accept pipeline input: True (ByPropertyName, ByValue)
Accept wildcard characters: False

-Encoding

Text-based files might be stored with any arbitrary encoding chosen. By default, this function assumes UTF8 encoding (the default export encoding for Export-PSFClixml).

Type: Encoding
Parameter Sets: (All)
Aliases:

Required: False
Position: Named
Default value: [System.Text.Encoding]::UTF8
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).

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