Is your PowerShell command stuck? Is it just sitting on the screen doing nothing? Let’s figure out why it’s doing that, or more correctly, why it’s not doing what you expect.

We recently needed to export some metadata from a OneDrive account one of our clients called by I needed to use PowerShell to do it. To make that happen we needed to install the SharePoint module but we found PowerShell just sat on this command and did nothing.

If you’re trying to figure out what is going on with a command in Powershell, you need to add the
-Verbose switch as we show in the screenshot below:

verbose powershell


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