troubleshooting Question

script filtering multiple returns to menu

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here's is what I am trying to do:

install printer on a remote machine . Sounds simple eh?

the script will gather information from a master printer list (csv) it will then take make,model an ip address from the csv and execute vb script to set up printer.

now here is where it gets complicated. on occasion a location will have more than one printer. how can i offer the user a choice of which printer to install in this case?

I have attached some of the code I am using to test...

the PSCustomObject section prints the information very nicely, I now need to turn that into a menu/selection option...
$list = Import-Excel -path "C:\Users\ewholfarth\Downloads\posh1.xlsx"  
$list | export-Csv "C:\Users\ewholfarth\Downloads\posh1.csv"

$printerlist =import-csv -path "C:\Users\ewholfarth\Downloads\posh1.csv"
$printercount = $printerlist.count;
$jobnumber = read-host "Enter job number =>"
$currentitem = 1;
$i = 1

foreach($printer in $printerlist){
    if ($printer.job_number -eq $jobnumber){
            Make   = $printer.make
            Model  = $printer.model
            'Job#' = $printer.job_number


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