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Get-FormatData - Powershell 3.0 CmdLet

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Get-FormatData

Short description
Gets the formatting data in the current session.

Syntax
Get-FormatData [[-TypeName] <String[]>] [<CommonParameters>]





Description
The Get-FormatData cmdlet gets the formatting data in the current session.


The formatting data in the session includes formatting data from Format.ps1xml formatting files (such as those in the $
pshome directory), formatting data for modules that you import into the session, and formatting data for commands that 
you import into your session by using the Import-PSSession cmdlet.


You can use this cmdlet to examine the formatting data. Then, you can use the Export-FormatData cmdlet to serialize the
 objects (convert them to XML) and save them in Format.ps1xml files.


For more information about formatting files in Windows PowerShell, see about_Format.ps1xml.