The Item object is of type PsObject and gets generated based on the Item information from the result of the Get-BomRows function.

Therefore $items are usually extended powerVault Files or powerVault Items.


Following properties are always available :

Status_StatusThe current status of the Item that is displayed in the 'Status' column in the Item Tab.
string_TooltipThe Item's tooltip message that is displayed when hovering over the status icon in the Item Tab.
string_NameThe name of the Item, that gets displayed in the Item Tab column 'Name'.

A list of $items gets passed into the functions:

Entity Properties

Entity properties provide all the properties of an entity and are displayed in the Item Tab as well as on the according rows in the BOM Tab.

At least following standard property should always be available: _Name.

All the other properties are custom properties that can be additionally displayed in the Item Tab.
For example Description, _Category or all the other dynamically generated members of a powerVault File or Item.