List Docker Containers with docker ps command

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To list running containers, Type:

docker ps

To list all docker containers, including containers that are not running, type:

docker ps -a
List Docker Containers with docker ps command

As above screenshot shows, information includes CONTAINER ID, IMAGE which used to create the container, Status, Ports Mapping and name of the Container.

The -f or --filter= option can be used to filter the output. For example, To list all exited containers, Type:

docker ps -f status=exited

Examples

Print docker ps Command Help:

docker ps --help

Show the latest created container:

docker ps -l

Display the Size of the all running containers:

docker ps -s

Display 2 Last created docker containers:

docker ps -n 2
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