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  1. Help not updating for Whea module shipped with Windows Server 2016

    When running Update-Help on Windows Server 2016, failure occurs against the Whea module.

    Not sure if this is the correct UserVoice to lodge this against, sorry if it's not!

    PS C:\Windows\system32> update-help -force
    update-help : Failed to update Help for the module(s) 'Whea' with UI culture(s) {en-US} : Unable to retrieve the
    HelpInfo XML file for UI culture en-US. Make sure the HelpInfoUri property in the module manifest is valid or check
    your network connection and then try the command again.
    At line:1 char:1
    + update-help -force
    + ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

    + CategoryInfo          : ResourceUnavailable: (:) [Update-Help], Exception
    
    + FullyQualifiedErrorId : UnableToRetrieveHelpInfoXml,Microsoft.PowerShell.Commands.UpdateHelpCommand
    3 votes
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  4. I would like to have a PS scripts that shows the mapped private IPs / running application to a public IP.

    I would like to have a PS scripts that shows the mapped private IPs / running application to a public IP.

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  5. 1 vote
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  6. Www.Geelsuge.com

    I am ibnu geelsuge

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  7. Provide information (at least a link to it) on the object that is returned by a command, e.g Get-IISSite

    Provide information (at least a link to it) on the object that is returned by a command, e.g Get-IISSite

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  9. Add a way to contact us on the contact us page

    You've clearly deleted all the contacts on the Contact Us page to stop people contacting you to inform you how broken your applications and website are, fix it or just stop being cowards and delete the page or change it to "we have no interest in you contacting us"

    https://www.powershellgallery.com/policies/Contact

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    If you have an issue with the Gallery, please identify what the issue is. You may use this forum, which you have clearly located, or the contact us page. We welcome any constructive feedback you may have.

    The Contact Us page provides the ability to send email to an alias that is closely monitored by all PowerShell Gallery administrators.

  10. Powershell 5 documentation for command Where-Object has a typo

    Example 4 in help documentation for Where command has a typo (-GEe):

    Example 4: Use the comparison statement format

    PS C:\>Get-Process | Where-Object -Property Handles -GE -Value 1000
    
    PS C:\> Get-Process | where Handles -GEe 1000

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  11. get-help output

    In the output of get-help the examples are listed and there are no lines separating examples from the end of the previous description. This is very confusing and difficult to read.
    Just an extra line between the end of the description of the example and the next example would make a huge difference.
    eg:

    Example 1: Apply configuration settings

    PS C:\> Start-DscConfiguration -Path "C:\DSC\Configurations\"
    
    

    This command applies the configuration settings from C:\DSC\Configurations\ to the every computer that has settings in that folder. The
    command returns Job objects for each target node deployed to.

    [put a break here] Example 2: Apply…

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  12. Fix get-help for format-volume

    under example 2 it says the following

    This example performs a full format of the D volume using the FAT32 file system.
    with the example code:
    PS C:> Format-Volume -DriveLetter C -FileSystem FAT32 -FullFormat –Force
    The example code formats the c drive but the explaination say it will format the d drive could you please make it consistent.

    1 vote
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  13. Why can't Acrobat save these PowerShell articles?

    I've tried several ways to capture the PowerShell documentation into a single PDF file which I find much more convenient instead of clicking around a Microsoft site. Acrobat just locks up. I've never seen it behave this way before.

    It places PowerShell out of reach for those of us trying to learn new tools.

    Please try it yourself. Acrobat XI Pro.
    - Use the browser plugin "create PDF from webpage"
    - Or start with Acrobat "create PDF"
    - Or Browser / Save as html complete

    Print to PDF is inadequate because webpage links are missing and on the PowerShell pages,…

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  14. WMF 5.1 - Update misleading prerequisite information for Win7 SP1

    WMF 5.1 requires .NET Framework 4.5.2 should indicate :
    WMF 5.1 requires .NET Framework 4.5.2 or later

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  15. New Verb: Demo

    Demo (verb), 'demonstrate the capabilities of (software or equipment).' Another verb to flag that the function/cmdlet is not for production but will demonstrate a key knowledge item, technique, or concept. Where the suggestion for the verb Proto has to do with the (rapid) development path, this would fill a need in training or maintaining on-going knowledge of the language. It's a great suggestion, please up-vote!

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  16. Powershell help in 2012r2 Virtual machine (Evaluation copy) won't update

    Powershell commands: get-help get-vm, update-help will not work in Hyper-V.

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  17. Update-Help does not update BitsTransfer

    Update-Help seems to be unable to update help files for BitsTransfer module. It returns the following error:

    Update-Help : Failed to update Help for the module(s) 'BitsTransfer' with UI culture(s) {en-US} : The value of the
    HelpInfoUri key in the module manifest must resolve to a container or root URL on a website where the help files are
    stored. The HelpInfoUri 'https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd819413.aspx' does not resolve to a container.
    At line:1 char:1
    + Update-Help
    + ~~~~~~~~~~~

    + CategoryInfo          : InvalidOperation: (:) [Update-Help], Exception
    
    + FullyQualifiedErrorId : InvalidHelpInfoUri,Microsoft.PowerShell.Commands.UpdateHelpCommand

    2 votes
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  18. The description attached to the parameters -Delimiter -Encoding -Raw -Stream -Wait (This parameter is not supported by any providers that ar

    This comment pertains to the help entry for Get-Content (https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/powershell/reference/5.0/microsoft.powershell.management/get-content) I Tried to enter the feedback into the actual page but my browser reloaded the page and lost the floating feedback link. Perhaps it was already submitted.

    The description attached to the parameters
    -Delimiter
    -Encoding
    -Raw
    -Stream
    -Wait
    (This parameter is not supported by any providers that are installed with Windows Powershell.)
    is both incorrect and useless.

    It is incorrect because the parameters are supported by the FileSystem provider (at least).

    It is useless because it gives no information about the reason for the existence of the parameter.…

    1 vote
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  19. INPUTS and OUTPUTS section of get-help not displaying properly

    Problem description

    INPUTS and OUTPUTS section of get-help -Full content shows some unwanted tab and new line characters for almost all cmdlets.

    For e.g.,

    get-help content with INPUTS and OUTPUTS section highlighted where extra new line and tab comes for every cmdlet help content.

    INPUTS

    PSObject OR array of PSObject OR String OR array of String
    
    

    You can pipe one IP address or a list of IP addresses as Strings, or one PSObject or list of PSObjects having
    the iLO details such as IP Address, Hostname, Username and Password to access the iLO.

    OUTPUTS

        PSObject[] is returned. Use Get-Member to
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  20. Help for DocumentEncryptionCert dynamic parameter is missing

    There is no help content for the Document EncryptionCert dynamic parameter of Get-ChildItem.

    Because this dynamic parameter is added by the Certificate provider, it should be documented in the <providerHelp>&lt;cmdletHelpPaths> section of Microsoft.PowerShell.Security.dll-help.xml.

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