Set the current working location from the stack. (popd)
The new location will either be the most recent entry from the stack (created with Push-Location) or the default stack.
Syntax Pop-Location [-stackName string] [-passThru] [-UseTransaction] [CommonParameters] Key -stackName string An alternate stack. This stack now becomes the current stack. -passThru Pass the object created through the pipeline. By default, Pop-Location does not pass any objects through the pipeline. -UseTransaction Include the command in the active transaction. CommonParameters: -Verbose, -Debug, -ErrorAction, -ErrorVariable, -WarningAction, -WarningVariable, -OutBuffer -OutVariable.
Standard Aliases for Pop-Location: popd
Push-location (pushd) can be used to store file locations, certificate store locations or registry locations. Pop-Location (popd) can be used repeatedly to move back though all the locations on the stack.
Change the current working location to the last one pushed onto the stack:
PS C:\> pop-location
Change location to the most recent item on the SS64 stack:
PS C:\> pop-location -stackname SS64
#Get back, get back. Get back to where you once belonged. Get back loretta# ~ The Beatles
Related PowerShell Cmdlets:
Push-Location - Push a location to the stack.
Equivalent bash command: popd - Remove the top entry from the directory stack.