Retrieves the conversion job status details.

Get-SPWordConversionJobStatus -Job <SPWordConversionJobPipeBind> [-AssignmentCollection [<SPAssignmentCollection>]]




The conversion job whose status should be retrieved.


Manages objects for the purpose of proper disposal. Use of objects, such as SPWeb or SPSite, can use large amounts of memory and use of these objects in Windows PowerShell scripts requires proper memory management. Using the SPAssignment object, you can assign objects to a variable and dispose of the objects after they are needed to free up memory. When SPWeb, SPSite, or SPSiteAdministration objects are used, the objects are automatically disposed of if an assignment collection or the Global parameter is not used.

When the Global parameter is used, all objects are contained in the global store. If objects are not immediately used, or disposed of by using the Stop-SPAssignment command, an out-of-memory scenario can occur.

Detailed Description

Retrieves the conversion job status details.

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PS C:\> $job = New-SPWordConversionJob -InputList "http://server_name/WordDocs" -OutputList "http://server_name/PDFDocs" -OutputFormt PDF -OutputSaveBehavior AppendIfPossible
PS C:\> Get-SPWordConversionJobStatus $job

This example converts the documents located in http://server_name/WordDocs and stores the converted items in http://server_name/PDFDocs and then outputs the jobs status.