To create a directory with the help of PowerShell, open the PowerShell console with administrative privileges and use one of the following four ways.

Creating a Directory PowerShell

Method 1: Use the new-item command

new-item <path of directory suppose c:\dir1> -itemtype directory

Method 2: Use a file system object

$fso = new-object -ComObject scripting.filesystemobject

$fso.CreateFolder("path of directory suppose C:\test1")

Method 3: Use the md command

md <path of directory suppose c:\test5>

Method 4: Use the CreateDirectory method of object

[]::CreateDirectory("path of directory suppose c:\test5")


Four Methods to Create a Directory with PowerShell

Karim Buzdar

About the Author: Karim Buzdar holds a degree in telecommunication engineering and holds several sysadmin certifications. As an IT engineer and technical author, he writes for various web sites. You can reach Karim on LinkedIn

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