This is the built-in help made by Microsoft for the command 'Get-PfxData', in PowerShell version 5 - as retrieved from
Windows version 'Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard' PowerShell help files on 2016-06-23.
For PowerShell version 3 and up, where you have Update-Help, this command was run just before creating the web pages from the help files.
Extracts the content of a Personal Information Exchange (PFX) file into a structure without importing it to certificate store.
Get-PfxData [-FilePath] <String> [-Password <SecureString>] [<CommonParameters>]
The Get-PfxData cmdlet extracts the content of a Personal Information Exchange (PFX) file into a structure that contains the end entity certificate, any intermediate and
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PS C:\>$mypwd = ConvertTo-SecureString -String "1234" -Force –AsPlainText
PS C:\>$mypfx = Get-PfxData –FilePath C:\mypfx.pfx –Password $mypwd
This example returns certificate information for the file mypfx.pfx located on the C: drive that is secured with the specified password.
PS C:\>$NewPwd = ConvertTo-SecureString -String "abcd" -Force –AsPlainText
PS C:\>$mypfx = Get-PfxData –FilePath C:\mypfx.pfx -Password $Oldpwd
PS C:\>Export-PfxCertificate -PfxData $mypfx –FilePath C:\mypfx.pfx -Password $NewPwd –Force
This example shows how one can change an existing password for mypfx.pfx file from $OldPwd to $NewPwd.