ConvertTo-CliXml

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Exports Microsoft .NET objects froms PowerShell to a CliXml string.

Syntax

ConvertTo-CliXml [-InputObject] <PSObject>

Detailed Description

The ConvertTo-CliXml command exports Microsoft .NET Framework objects from PowerShell to a CliXml string.

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Parameters

-InputObject <PSObject>

Specifies the object to be converted. Enter a variable that contains the objects, or type a command or expression that gets the objects. You can also pipe objects to ConvertTo-CliXml.

Aliases

Required?

true

Position?

1

Default Value

Accept Pipeline Input?

true (ByValue)

Accept Wildcard Characters?

false

Inputs

The input type is the type of the objects that you can pipe to the cmdlet.

  • object

Outputs

The output type is the type of the objects that the cmdlet emits.

  • System.String

Notes

Help Author: Adam Najmanowicz, Michael West

Examples

EXAMPLE

PS master:\> #Convert original item to xml
PS master:\> $myCliXmlItem = Get-Item -Path master:\content\home | ConvertTo-CliXml
PS master:\> #print the CliXml
PS master:\> $myCliXmlItem
PS master:\> #print the Item converted back from CliXml
PS master:\> $myCliXmlItem | ConvertFrom-CliXml

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