Improve company productivity with a Business Account.Sign Up

x
?
Solved

Text file compare in powershell

Posted on 2013-06-19
2
Medium Priority
?
395 Views
Last Modified: 2013-06-19
I have two text files..  i need to compare that text files with powershell. Please help me.

File 1  having below contents

01hw1
01hw2
01hw3
01hw4

File 2 having below contents

01hw1
01hw3
01hw5
01hw6


and i need  output like

Added entries :

01hw5
01hw6

Deleted entires:

01hw2
01hw4
0
Comment
Question by:aarun_tcs
2 Comments
 
LVL 42

Accepted Solution

by:
Meir Rivkin earned 2000 total points
ID: 39259129
cls
$files1 = gc c:\temp\test\1.txt
$files2 = gc c:\temp\test\2.txt
$groups = Compare-Object $files1 $files2 | Group-Object -Property SideIndicator
Write-Output "Added Entries"
$groups[0].Group | %{Write-Output $_.inputobject}
Write-Output "" 
Write-Output "Deleted Entries"
$groups[1].Group | %{Write-Output $_.inputobject}

Open in new window

0
 

Author Comment

by:aarun_tcs
ID: 39259172
Thanks alot.. it works..
0

Featured Post

Improved Protection from Phishing Attacks

WatchGuard DNSWatch reduces malware infections by detecting and blocking malicious DNS requests, improving your ability to protect employees from phishing attacks. Learn more about our newest service included in Total Security Suite today!

Question has a verified solution.

Are you are experiencing a similar issue? Get a personalized answer when you ask a related question.

Have a better answer? Share it in a comment.

Join & Write a Comment

In an Exchange Crossforest migration, the distribution groups can be a very complex operation that would cause loss of time, lots of issues and continued headaches if not solved in a timely manner. I had to do a similar project so I created a sc…
WAP (Web Application Proxy) provides reverse proxy functionality for web applications in the corporate network which allows users on most devices to access internal web applications from external networks.
This tutorial will give a an overview on how to deploy remote agents in Backup Exec 2012 to new servers. Click on the Backup Exec button in the upper left corner. From here, are global settings for the application such as connecting to a remote Back…
This tutorial will walk an individual through the steps necessary to install and configure the Windows Server Backup Utility. Directly connect an external storage device such as a USB drive, or CD\DVD burner: If the device is a USB drive, ensure i…

606 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question