PowerTip: Find the Top 10 Most-Utilized PowerShell Verbs
Summary: Learn how to find the top 10 most-utilized Windows PowerShell verbs.
How can I find out the top 10 Windows PowerShell verbs?
Use the Get-Command cmdlet and select all of the verbs. Next, group the verbs, sort them, and select the first ten. This is shown here, where gcm is an alias for Get-Command, group is an alias for the Group-Object cmdlet, sort is an alias for Sort-Object, and select is an alias for Select-Object.
gcm -Verb * | group verb -NoElement | sort count -Descending | select -First 10