splitting or cropping a variable value in powershell

Hi Experts,

In powershell I have a variable which has value

$var=C:\Tomcat8032_app\apache-tomcat\bin\tomcat8.exe //RS//dsupgdev

I want to crop this string and store the value to another variable such that I want only the values until 3rd backslash "\"


Could you please help me with this?
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Shaun VermaakTechnical SpecialistCommented:
$new-var = $var.split("\")[0] + "\" + $var.split("\")[1] + "\" + $var.split("\")[2] + "\"

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DevSupportAuthor Commented:
Thank You Shaun!!
Shaun VermaakTechnical SpecialistCommented:
Anytime, happy to help

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