# Native Shell Programs

Nu allows you to access native shell programs by escaping the program name with ^.

sc is a Windows CMD program that is used for communicating with the Service Control Manager

^sc queryex eventlog | lines | trim | parse "{key}: {value}"

Output

━━━┯━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━┯━━━━━━━━━━━━
 # │ key                 │ value
───┼─────────────────────┼────────────
 0 │ SERVICE_NAME        │ eventlog
 1 │ TYPE                │ 30  WIN32
 2 │ STATE               │ 4  RUNNING
 3 │ WIN32_EXIT_CODE     │ 0  (0x0)
 4 │ SERVICE_EXIT_CODE   │ 0  (0x0)
 5 │ CHECKPOINT          │ 0x0
 6 │ WAIT_HINT           │ 0x0
 7 │ PID                 │ 1628
━━━┷━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━┷━━━━━━━━━━━━