# PowerTip: Use PowerShell to Obtain a Listing of Windows Drivers

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Summary: Use the Get-WindowsDriver cmdlet to obtain a quick list of Windows drivers.

How can I use Windows PowerShell 3.0 on a computer running Windows 8 or Windows Server 2012 to obtain a list of drivers?

Use the Get-WindowsDriver cmdlet and specify the –online switch.

Get-WindowsDriver -Online