Connect commands into a pipeline


In this module, you'll learn how to connect commands into a pipeline. You'll also learn about filtering left, formatting right, and other important principles.

Learning objectives

After you complete this module, you'll be able to:

  • Explore cmdlets further and construct a sequence of them in a pipeline.
  • Apply sound principles to your commands by using filtering and formatting.


  • Basic familiarity with using command-line shells, such as a Command Prompt window or Git Bash
  • Visual Studio Code, installed
  • Familiarity with installing Visual Studio Code extensions
  • Familiarity with installing software on Windows or other operating systems
  • Familiarity with running commands in PowerShell