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Get-Service - Powershell 3.0 CmdLet

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Short description
Gets the services on a local or remote computer.

Get-Service [[-Name] <String[]>] [-ComputerName <String[]>] [-DependentServices] [-Exclude <String[]>] [-Include <Strin
g[]>] [-RequiredServices] [<CommonParameters>]
Get-Service [-ComputerName <String[]>] [-DependentServices] [-Exclude <String[]>] [-Include <String[]>] [-RequiredServi
ces] -DisplayName <String[]> [<CommonParameters>]
Get-Service [-ComputerName <String[]>] [-DependentServices] [-Exclude <String[]>] [-Include <String[]>] [-InputObject <
ServiceController[]>] [-RequiredServices] [<CommonParameters>]

The Get-Service cmdlet gets objects that represent the services on a local computer or on a remote computer, including 
running and stopped services.

You can direct Get-Service to get only particular services by specifying the service name or display name of the servic
es, or you can pipe service objects to Get-Service.