Converting VBScript's Minute Function

Windows PowerShell

Definition: Returns a whole number between 0 and 59, inclusive, representing the minute of the hour.


Wow: you need to know the exact minute for a specified date-time value? No problem: just use the Get-Date Cmdlet and grab the value of the Minute property:

$a =(get-date).minute

When you run this command and then echo back the value of $a you should get the following (depending on the actual time, of course):


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