How to update taxonomy hidden field using PowerShell?

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Example PowerShell script to update taxonomy(MMD) hidden field

Add-PSSnapin Microsoft.Sharepoint.Powershell

$sourceWebURL = “http://siteurl”
$sourceListName = “<List Name>”


$spSourceWeb = Get-SPWeb $sourceWebURL
$spSourceList = $spSourceWeb.Lists[$sourceListName]

$spQuery = New-Object Microsoft.SharePoint.SPQuery
$caml = ‘<Where><Geq><FieldRef Name=”ID” /><Value Type=”Text”>0</Value></Geq></Where>’
$spQuery.Query = $caml
$spSourceItems = $spSourceList.GetItems($spQuery)

$spSourceWeb.AllowUnsafeUpdates = “true”;

foreach($item in $spSourceItems)
$item[taxonomyFieldObject.TextField] = “Term Value1|GUID1”;

# Based on how you have configured the MMD column, supply the input here. To check the hidden value, we can use sharepoint manager complex tool

$spSourceWeb.AllowUnsafeUpdates = “false”;