Adding New Virtual Drives

by Mar 29, 2010

You do not need to use drive letters to access information provided by PowerShell providers. For example, you should use this to list the HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT you have in your registry:


By pre-pending the path with the provider name that PowerShell should use, you no longer need drive letters. Or, you could add new drive letters to locations not covered by existing drive letters:

New-PSDrive HKCR Registry Registry::HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT

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