36. Cmdlet Naming¶
The below information is extensively based in information taken from the PowerShell® Notes for Professionals book. I plan to extend this information based on my day to day usage of the language.
CmdLets should be named using a
Verbs used to name CmdLets should be named from verbs from the list supplied be Get-Verb
Further details on how to use verbs can be found at Approved Verbs for Windows PowerShell
Nouns should always be singular.
Be consistent with the nouns. For instance Find-Package needs a provider the noun is PackageProvider not ProviderPackage.