How to remove item with ForEach-Object

I have the following code
$FilesToDelete = get-childitem "C:\Scripts\PaperOut" -recurse | where-object {$_.mode -notmatch "d"} | where-object {$_.lastwritetime -lt "2/8/2018"} | Select name

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But when i do
$FilesToDelete | For-EachObject Remove-Item -Path C:\Scripts\PaperOut\$._Name

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I get this error:
Remove-Item : Cannot find path 'C:\Scripts\PaperOut\@{Name=1E31D2A9BEC949379D6E99F9D2305774.XFR}.Name' because it does not exist.
At line:1 char:36
+ ... te | ForEach-Object  { Remove-Item -Path C:\Scripts\PaperOut\$_.Name}
+                            ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
    + CategoryInfo          : ObjectNotFound: (C:\Scripts\Pape...05774.XFR}.Name:String) [Remove-Item], ItemNotFoundException

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I have not been able to get just the name. Thanks for your help
namergSystems AdministratorAsked:
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Ben Personick (Previously QCubed)Lead Network EngineerCommented:
Here you are fixed.

 The issue is you wrote $._ instead of $_.

$FilesToDelete | foreach {remove-item -Path "C:\Scripts\PaperOut\$_.Name"}

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$FilesToDelete = get-childitem "C:\Scripts\PaperOut" -recurse | where-object {$_.mode -notmatch "d"} | where-object {$_.lastwritetime -lt "2/8/2018"} | Select name
$FilesToDelete | For-EachObject {Remove-Item -Path "C:\Scripts\PaperOut\$($_.Name)"}

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You need a subexpression $() to evaluate a variable property inside a string.

Edit - sorry had some typos.
However, changing your code a little.
$FilesToDelete = get-childitem "C:\Scripts\PaperOut" -recurse | where-object {$_.mode -notmatch "d"} | where-object {$_.lastwritetime -lt "2/8/2018"} | Select -expand fullname
$FilesToDelete | For-EachObject { Remove-Item -Path $_ }

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This is better as the original won't handle files in subfolders correctly.

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The incorrect syntax aside, you'll need a subexpression to access the property:
$FilesToDelete | For-EachObject Remove-Item -Path "C:\Scripts\PaperOut\$($_.Name)"

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Or you use
... | Select ExpandProperty name

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when retrieving the items.
Or, better yet, get the FullName and save yourself the trouble of repeating the path.
This will resolve the problem with files in subfolders, which you can't delete currently, even though you're using -Recurse - files in subfolders would be searched in the hartd-coded parent path.
And while you're at it, assuming PS 3.0 or later, you can use -File for Get-ChildItem, which is faster than filtering in PS.
$FilesToDelete = get-childitem "C:\Scripts\PaperOut" -recurse -File | where-object {$_.lastwritetime -lt "2/8/2018"} | Select -ExpandProperty FullName
$FilesToDelete | For-EachObject Remove-Item -Path $_.FullName"

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Ben Personick (Previously QCubed)Lead Network EngineerCommented:
Also, in addition, my code should have had the variable wrapped in the $(), which I meant to, and about 3 other experts mentioned above too.

  however it still holds true that, the $._Name needs to be $_.Name

$FilesToDelete | foreach {remove-item -Path "C:\Scripts\PaperOut\$($_.Name)"}

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namergSystems AdministratorAuthor Commented:
Thank you guys.
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