Get-PlaceholderSetting
The Get-PlaceholderSetting command returns PlaceholderSettingDefinition(s) for an item using the filtering parameters.

Syntax

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Get-PlaceholderSetting -Item <Item> [-Key <string>] [-PlaceholderSetting <Item>] [-Index <int>] [-Device <DeviceItem>] [-FinalLayout] [-Language <string[]>]
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Get-PlaceholderSetting -Item <Item> -Instance <PlaceholderDefinition> [-Device <DeviceItem>] [-FinalLayout] [-Language <string[]>]
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Get-PlaceholderSetting -Item <Item> -UniqueId <string> [-Device <DeviceItem>] [-FinalLayout] [-Language <string[]>]
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Get-PlaceholderSetting -Path <string> [-Key <string>] [-PlaceholderSetting <Item>] [-Index <int>] [-Device <DeviceItem>] [-FinalLayout] [-Language <string[]>]
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Get-PlaceholderSetting -Path <string> -Instance <PlaceholderDefinition> [-Device <DeviceItem>] [-FinalLayout] [-Language <string[]>]
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Get-PlaceholderSetting -Path <string> -UniqueId <string> [-Device <DeviceItem>] [-FinalLayout] [-Language <string[]>]
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Get-PlaceholderSetting [-Id <string>] [-Database <string>] [-Key <string>] [-PlaceholderSetting <Item>] [-Index <int>] [-Device <DeviceItem>] [-FinalLayout] [-Language <string[]>]
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Get-PlaceholderSetting -Instance <PlaceholderDefinition> [-Id <string>] [-Database <string>] [-Device <DeviceItem>] [-FinalLayout] [-Language <string[]>]
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Get-PlaceholderSetting -UniqueId <string> [-Id <string>] [-Database <string>] [-Device <DeviceItem>] [-FinalLayout] [-Language <string[]>]
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Detailed Description

The Get-PlaceholderSetting command returns PlaceholderSettingDefinition(s) for an item using the filtering parameters.
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Parameters

-Database <string>

Database containing the item to be processed - can work with Language parameter to narrow the publication scope.
Aliases
None
Required?
false
Position?
Named
Default Value
Accept Pipeline Input?
false
Accept Wildcard Characters?
false

-Device <DeviceItem>

Device for which the placeholder settings will be retrieved.
Aliases
None
Required?
false
Position?
Named
Default Value
Accept Pipeline Input?
false
Accept Wildcard Characters?
false

-FinalLayout <switch>

Targets the Final Layout. If not provided, the Shared Layout will be targeted. Applies to Sitecore 8.0 and higher only.
Aliases
None
Required?
false
Position?
Named
Default Value
Accept Pipeline Input?
false
Accept Wildcard Characters?
false

-Id <string>

Id of the item to be processed - can work with Language parameter to narrow the publication scope.
Aliases
None
Required?
false
Position?
Named
Default Value
Accept Pipeline Input?
false
Accept Wildcard Characters?
false

-Index <int>

Index at which the placeholder setting exists in the layout. The placeholder setting at that index will be returned.
Aliases
None
Required?
false
Position?
Named
Default Value
Accept Pipeline Input?
false
Accept Wildcard Characters?
false

-Instance <PlaceholderDefinition>

Specific instance of placeholder setting that should be returned. The instance could earlier be obtained through e.g. use of Get-PlaceholderSetting.
Aliases
None
Required?
true
Position?
Named
Default Value
Accept Pipeline Input?
false
Accept Wildcard Characters?
false

-Item <Item>

The item to be processed.
Aliases
None
Required?
true
Position?
Named
Default Value
Accept Pipeline Input?
true (ByValue, ByPropertyName)
Accept Wildcard Characters?
false

-Key <string>

Placeholder key filter - supports wildcards.
Aliases
None
Required?
false
Position?
Named
Default Value
Accept Pipeline Input?
false
Accept Wildcard Characters?
true

-Language <string[]>

Language that will be used as source language. If not specified the current user language will be used. Globbing/wildcard supported.
Aliases
Languages
Required?
false
Position?
Named
Default Value
Accept Pipeline Input?
false
Accept Wildcard Characters?
false

-Path <string>

Path to the item to be processed - can work with Language parameter to narrow the publication scope.
Aliases
FullName, FileName
Required?
true
Position?
Named
Default Value
Accept Pipeline Input?
false
Accept Wildcard Characters?
false

-PlaceholderSetting <Item>

Item representing the placeholder setting. If matching, the placeholder setting will be returned.
Aliases
None
Required?
false
Position?
Named
Default Value
Accept Pipeline Input?
false
Accept Wildcard Characters?
false

-UniqueId <string>

UniqueID of the placeholder setting to be retrieved.
Aliases
None
Required?
true
Position?
Named
Default Value
Accept Pipeline Input?
false
Accept Wildcard Characters?
false

Inputs

The input type is the type of the objects that you can pipe to the cmdlet.
  • Sitecore.Data.Items.Item

Outputs

The output type is the type of the objects that the cmdlet emits.
  • Sitecore.Layouts.PlaceholderDefinition

Notes

Help Author: Adam Najmanowicz, Michael West, Alex Washtell

Examples

EXAMPLE 1

Get all placeholder settings for "Default" device, using any key matching the wildcard "content*"
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Get-Item master:\content\home | Get-PlaceholderSetting -Key "content*" -Device (Get-LayoutDevice "Default")
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