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  1. PowerShell ISE Intellisense hotkey conflict with input method hotkey

    This is a situation with IntelliSense on a computer that has non-English input method enabled.

    The IntelliSense hotkey, Ctrl + Space, conflicts with the input method switch hotkey and the input mehtod hotkey takes precedence.

    It probably doesn't need to be changed but worth to be documented in the help.

    Thanks,

    Lawrence

    2 votes
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  2. Parameter name expansion

    Allow abbreviated parameter names (automatically based on first letter for each word in the parameter's name) that expand when tab is pressed. For example,

    Get-NetIpAddress -IA -> would expand to Get-NetIpAddress -InterfaceAlias
    Get-NetIpAddress -II -> would expand to Get-NetIpAddress -InterfaceIndex

    This would help speed up parameter entry when one or more parameters start with the same word(s)

    2 votes
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  3. Support line-wrapping in the ISE console pane

    It would be great if lines would automatically wrap in the console pane of the Integrated Scripting Environment (ISE), just like they do in the Powershell console.

    Currently, if the PowerShell ISE console pane is not wide enough, one has to scroll horizontally to see the beginning of the currently edited line.

    One workaround is to use the backtick (`) character to split the command in multiple lines but this is not very practical.

    Here are some examples of other people wanting to do this:
    [2015] https://superuser.com/questions/871178/line-wrapping-in-powershell-ise-console
    [2015] https://stackoverflow.com/questions/30710740/powershell-ise-console-window-command-line-word-wrap

    1 vote
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  4. 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 0

                     Event
    2 votes
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  5. 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.

    1 vote
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  6. 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.

    1 vote
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  7. 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!

    1 vote
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  8. ~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?

    2 votes
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  9. 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.

    1 vote
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  10. 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…

    1 vote
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  11. 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.

    1 vote
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  12. [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…

    3 votes
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  13. 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.

    1 vote
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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. Add proxy configuration on PowerShell ISE

    PowerShell ISE needs to have a proxy configuration!

    2 votes
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  17. Add a "Comment these lines" action to the right-click context menu of PowerShell ISE

    Much like how other IDEs provide similar functionality, an ability to quickly comment/uncomment chunks of code through the context menu would be a valuable addition to future iterations of the already fantastic ISE.

    With one line selected by the user a # is fine, with multiple lines selected, a <# #> would be preferred.

    I understand there is a...very unusual (quite frankly) keyboard shortcut to accomplish something similar, but I believe there is significant value in having an easy to access method of accomplishing this.

    6 votes
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  18. ISE Bracket Shading

    I think that the ISE should have some user-customizable options - such as bracket shading. The grey isn't quite dark enough to spot. PowerGUI's shading is significantly darker, making it easier to detect the correlating bracket.

    2 votes
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  19. Remember last command output eg PSLastItem - forgot to assign object to variable

    When you type in and run a cmdlet (especially one with side-effects) and forget to assign the output to a varialbe, it would be nice to be able to pick up the last output still stored in object form, from an automatic PS variable (eg PSLastItem) to feed into another command.
    Example: running Start-Process with -PassThru, then wanting the ExitCode of the result which I forgot to assign. Maybe even re-use $_ as shorthand, because we're not in the pipeline?

    2 votes
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  20. ISE Run in isolated console

    PowerGUI has a Run in External PowerShell Window feature, which executes the code externally, allowing parameters to be passed in, and eliminating some of the ISE quirks when testing code.
    I think have this option (along with customizable bracket shading) would be a great ISE feature.

    1 vote
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