[Efficiency with PowerShell]–“Get-Disk”, “Get-Volume” for checking available disk and volume

Realize the power of “PowerShell” today! Do the following…

The GUI Way…

  1. Go to Control Panel
  2. Administrative Tools
  3. Computer Management
  4. Expand “Storage”
  5. Click on “Disk Management”
  6. See your available disk
  7. Right click on the Disk –> Properties

Tada! You will get to see what you will see with this one-liner below.

The PowerShell Way…

Get-Disk

Get-Volume

Results (Based on my computer)

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Cheers! Smile

0 thoughts on “[Efficiency with PowerShell]–“Get-Disk”, “Get-Volume” for checking available disk and volume

  • December 19, 2013 at 2:34 am
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    The term “Get-Disk” is not recognized as the name of cmdlet.
    why?
    Thanks.

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  • December 26, 2013 at 9:20 pm
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    Are you using it against at least Windows Server 2012 or Windows 8?

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