Pieter Van der meulen thinks this is interesting: Figure 2.2. String types in PowerShell From Chapter 2. Working with types from Windows PowerShell in Action, Third Edition by Bruce Payette Richard Siddaway Publisher: Manning Publications Released: September 2017 Note Second line should read: PS> $str2 = "Double Quoted" Share this highlight http://www.safaribooksonline.com/a/windows-powershell-in/21653250/ Twitter Facebook Google Plus Email Get Instant Access Now Start a Free Trial Have an account? Sign in. Minimise Unlock the rest of Windows PowerShell in Action, Third Edition and 30,000 other books and videos By clicking this box, you confirm that you have read and agree to the terms and conditions of our Membership Agreement, and you understand that when your trial period ends, you will be required to provide billing information if you wish to continue using the service. Unlock the rest of this book Start a Free 10-Day Trial loading Learn about Safari for Business Have an account? Sign in.