Looks like it’s not an alias.
get-alias alias error: This command cannot find a matching alias because an alias with the name ‘alias’ does not exist.
and it’s not a command
get-command alias error: The term ‘alias’ is not recognized as the name of a cmdlet, function, script file, or operable program.
alias is an alias to
get-alias cmdlet, but where is it defined?
For some reason, you can omit the
get- from a
get-xxxx cmdlet in PowerShell and it will add the
get- for you.
For instance, you can type
hotfix instead of