What am I doing wrong?

This topic contains 3 replies, has 2 voices, and was last updated by  Dave Wyatt 4 years, 9 months ago.

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  • #10119



    I'm missing something very simple but I can not figure out what exactly I'm doing wrong. I'm trying to get to child object of another object and it fails.
    Namely workprocess object of Application pool.

    Import-Module WebAdministration
    $pools = gci IIS:\apppools

    I WorkerProcesses[0] is actully $null even though there are workerprocesses collection for that pool

  • #10121

    Dave Wyatt

    I think what you probably need is this:


  • #10122


    +1 This works.
    I don't understand the problem though. $pool has collection of WorkerProcesses so I shall be able to access WorkerProcesses[0]. Why it does not work?

  • #10127

    Dave Wyatt

    The workerProcesses property isn't a collection; it's an object of type Microsoft.IIs.PowerShell.Framework.ConfigurationElement. I just ran these commands to try to discover what was there:

    $pool = Get-Item IIS:\AppPools\MSExchangeSyncAppPool
    Get-Member -InputObject $pool.workerProcesses
    # Here's where I saw the NoteProperty called Collection
    # This came back as PSObject[], so I tried:
    # and it worked.

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