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    PowerShell ISE - Where are the default snippets after Win10 Upgrade?

    So I've upgraded to Win10Pro 1803 17134.1, opened my trusty PowerShell ISE, pressed CTRL+J and nothing happens!? Even the Get-ISESnippet is not showing any results. I'm using the default snippets and don't have any custom snippets under my documents / PowerShell folder.

    It seems to be related to OneDrive or Windows 10 update as both my Desktop and Laptop have the same problem.

    According to JRV the same issue occurs on 1809 builds.

    Link: https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/47ded9fb-0501-4953-92cc-ef55dbf86fbe/powershell-ise-where-are-the-default-snippets-after-win10-upgrade?forum=winserverpowershell

    Best Regards,
    Glenn

    $PSVersionTable

    Name Value
    ---- -----
    PSVersion 5.1.17134.1
    PSEdition Desktop
    PSCompatibleVersions {1.0,…

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    • Powershell ISE crashes on Ctrl+Space Intellisense

      my "Ideas" is Powershell ISE should not crash.

      https://github.com/PowerShell/PowerShell/issues/6846

      teps to reproduce
      Use Windows Powershell ISE on Windows Build 17134
      Enter the name of any cmdlet, a dash, then press ctrl+Space.
      Get-Help -[Ctrl+Space]
      Expected behavior
      Should show intellisense popup.
      Actual behavior
      Instead of an intellisense dropdown, a small dot appears.
      Messagebox as follows, followed by closing:
      ---------------------------
      Windows PowerShell ISE - Error
      ---------------------------
      An unexpected error has occurred, and Windows PowerShell ISE must close.
      ---------------------------
      OK
      ---------------------------
      Running in the visual studio debugger shows two exceptions, one from Xaml (associated with the appearance of the dot) the other a NullReferenceException…

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      • ISE should not switch focus automatically to the console pane

        Starting from Windows 10 1803, when you run a selected block of code using F8, ISE switches focus to the console pane. This means that when you run several of these, you have to manually switch the focus back to the script pane after each execution.

        This is much more difficult than before, so please fix this.

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        • Powershell ISE win10 1803 Cursor swaping panes on run

          Since windows 10 1803 when running a script from the script pane, the cursor switches from the script pane to the console pane.

          To reproduce: Open powershell ise on windows 10 1803. Enter in a basic script (ex: Write-Host "test") and hit F5. The cursor will move to the console pane so if you start typing the output will be in the console pane.

          The expected behavior would be to leave the cursor in the script pane so that you can continue to edit the script. This was the behavior previous to windows 10 1803.

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          • PowerShell ISE 5.1 is crashing during initialization

            PowerShell ISE 5.1 is crashing during initialization, i.e., when the SPLASH-SCREEN is still visible.

            Please, see my other bug report: PowerShell ISE crashes after latest Windows Update

            Other relevant informations, are:

            1- System is Windows 7 Starter SP1

            2- $PSVersionTable

            Name Value
            ---- -----
            PSVersion 5.1.14409.1012
            PSEdition Desktop
            PSCompatibleVersions {1.0, 2.0, 3.0, 4.0...}
            BuildVersion 10.0.14409.1012
            CLRVersion 4.0.30319.42000
            WSManStackVersion 3.0
            PSRemotingProtocolVersion 2.3
            SerializationVersion 1.1.0.1

            3- The only 2 events logged into APPLICATION event-log are:

            EventID : 1001
            MachineName : FREELANCERCOMPUTER
            Data : {}
            Index : 85373
            Category : (0)
            CategoryNumber : 0
            EntryType : Information
            Message : Fault bucket , type…

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            • Bug: PowerShell ISE 'The handle is invalid'

              Bug: PowerShell ISE 'The handle is invalid'

              Custom C# binary module works without issue via Powershell.exe, but when attempting to run the exposed cmdlets via Powershell_ise.exe you immediately get an error 'The handle is invalid' and the execution fails.

              When attaching Visual Studio to the ISE process to attempt debugging, it informs you that the failure occurs outside of the code base (not part of the managed code).

              Have this issue on Windows 10 / Server 2016 with Powershell 5.0 and 5.1.

              Mirrored the Powershell.exe.config to Powershell_ise.exe.config to rule out a configuration issue, and that yields no deltas.

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              • PowerShell ISE crashes after latest Windows Update

                PowerShell ISE crashes after installation of the latest Security and Quality Rollup:

                2018-01 Security and Quality Rollup for .NET Framework 3.5.1, 4.5.2, ... on Windows 7 (KB4055532)

                After trying to instantiate the PowerShell ISE, the OS informs the following:

                powershell_ise has stopped working.
                A problem caused the program to stop working correctly.
                Windows will close the program and notify you if a solution is available.

                This is happening since January, 9, 2018.

                PowerShell on Console is still working properly.

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                • Windows PowerShell ISE freezes in windows 10

                  Windows powershell ISE freezes very often after running even simple command. This has been happening since we moved to Windows 10.

                  2 votes
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                    1 comment  ·  ISE and tooling  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                    Hey there,

                    We haven’t heard anything about this from anyone else, so I’m guessing there might be something messed up with your machine configuration. Would you mind posting the output of $PSVersionTable. Also, is this happening on all Win10 machines across your deployment? Do you have similar issues when using powershell.exe isnstead of PowerShell ISE, or is it limited to the ISE?

                    Thanks,
                    Joey

                  • Keep/Do not reset PowerShell settings on Windows upgrade

                    Keep fonts, colors, sizes etc on Windows upgrade.

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                    • Add spelling correction to ISE when writing strings

                      Can you make ISE use some spelling correction when editing a string? Better, use MS Word's engine which can detect grammatical mistakes!

                      This will save a lot of embarrassment!

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                      • ~Status line

                        I've noticed that if I have a lot of 'Undo's quickly, it's hard to tell what line I just 'undid'. Is it possible to have something show me what I just 'undid' or 'redid', such a s a status line of sorts to tell me where my cursor is...like at the bottom of the editor?

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                        • Powershell ISE crashes when saving an ini file (I tried config.ini)

                          I created a new file, saved as config.ini, and then ISE crashed. When I reopened, it crashed again.

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                          • Bug: Powershell ISE recovered to wrong integrity level in two sessions

                            A crashed powershell ISE session will re-open previously open files.

                            There is a bug, though, which manifested when a crash recovery happened to me recently:

                            The session/file which I had originally opened in standard user context (no elevation) recovered in High integrity level (aka elevated/admin),
                            The session/files which I had originally opened in elevated mode recovered in Medium integrity level (aka standard user mode).

                            The session should remember which context it was open in and re-open in the same context.

                            Need to consider this issue for normal ISE closure/re-opening, too, as in this UserVoice item:
                            "Windows PowerShell ISE: Add ability…

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                            • ISE Vi editmode

                              Please make sure that the option:
                              Set-PSReadlineOption -EditMode Vi
                              works as expected in ISE as it does in the powershell.exe so we have a consistent working environment.

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                              • Collapsed region in dark mode is hardly visible

                                When using the dark theme in ISE, a collapsed region is hardly visible because the font color is black and the background darkblue. There is no way the set the colors for a collapse region in the theme editor.

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                                • [BUG] show-command windows ISE Windows 10 vs Win 7/2012

                                  In Windows 10, The show-command pane in the ISE lacks functionality I see in windows 7, server 2012 machines. Specifically the parameter window only shows Text boxes and checkboxes in windows 10. The same cmdlet in windows 7/2012 has drop down fields, combo boxes etc so I can't see enum options in relative parameters. I think a few native cmdlets work but the RSAT toolset is entirely broken from what I can see (KB2693643, release 1607)

                                  Example: new-DfsnRoot in the command pane looks entirely different between windows 7/10. Type is a freeform test pane vs a drop down in 7…

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                                  • Remove-ISESnippet

                                    There should be a cmdlet that reverses the Import-Snippet cmdlet. Properties that could be used to identify the snippet to remove (from current ISE session): DisplayTitle, FullPath, or Module.

                                    It would also be nice to expose an Unload method in the ISESnippetObject and ISESnippetCollection objects.

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                                    • Copy with chinese string code from ise,paste it into WORD 2016,garbled

                                      【Bug to reproduce】
                                      Copy with chinese string code from powerGUI,paste it into word 2016,normal.
                                      Copy with chinese string code from ise,paste it into word 2016,garbled.

                                      ------------
                                      $a = 1
                                      $b = "字符串"
                                      # 汉字乱码
                                      ------------

                                      【old report link】
                                      https://connect.microsoft.com/PowerShell/Feedback/Details/2002528

                                      【powershell version】
                                      ise in windows 8.1
                                      ise in windows 10 14393.1066

                                      microsoft office 2016
                                      microsoft office 2013

                                      【reason】
                                      unknown

                                      【reporter】
                                      By the chinese powershell study & research group. QQ group No. is 183173532

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                                      • Roaming PowerShell profile using OneDrive

                                        Most IT pros use multiple computers but can't have a consistent PowerShell experience across computers due to different versions of PS Profile. Keeping a single version of the profile updated and synchronized across computers adds management overhead.

                                        Solution:
                                        - Make the profile roaming using OneDrive. The following post shows how to synchronize the profile using OneDrive, but having this option out of the box would help.

                                        Nice to have:
                                        - Allow the user to choose default location for the PowerShell profile

                                        Synchronize your PowerShell Profile with OneDrive
                                        http://wp.me/p2C5zw-19K

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                                        • Export-ISEState options

                                          Export-ISEState should have the ability to 'Save current tab', 'Save specific tabs' and 'Save all tabs'

                                          Default should remain 'Save all tabs'

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