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  1. Dynamic Parameters and Positional parameters do not work as expected

    Problem description and example: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/45021674/how-do-you-specify-both-static-and-dynamic-positional-parameters-in-powershell

    1) It is not clear that the position attribute is relative to other parameters of the same type, and that static parameters always come before dynamic parameters.
    2) If you run get-help (full) on the function described in the link it will show the literal position assignment, not their position as PowerShell expects them (i.e. the static parameter is listed as position 3, when it is actually position 0)
    3) Tabbing through the options list (using ISE or PowerShell) behaves according to the literal position assignment, not their position as PowerShell expects them (i.e. if…

    5 votes
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  2. Duplicate help files in PSWorkflow module break Get-Help

    At some point in the 5.0 time period, Update-Help installed About topic files in the en-US directory for the PSWorkflow module with .txt (not .help.txt) file name extensions.

    e.g. about_Foreach-Parallel.txt

    Later, this was fixed and Update-Help installed the same help files in the same directory with the (correct) ".help.txt" file name extension.

    e.g. about_Foreach-Parallel.help.txt

    Now, the PSWorkflow\en-US directory has 9 pairs of files that are identical except for the file name extension.

    aboutActivityCommonParameters.help.txt
    about
    ActivityCommonParameters.txt
    aboutCheckpoint-Workflow.help.txt
    about
    Checkpoint-Workflow.txt
    aboutForeach-Parallel.help.txt
    about
    Foreach-Parallel.txt
    aboutInlineScript.help.txt
    about
    InlineScript.txt
    aboutParallel.help.txt
    about
    Parallel.txt
    aboutSequence.help.txt
    about
    Sequence.txt
    aboutSuspend-Workflow.help.txt
    about
    Suspend-Workflow.txt …

    17 votes
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  3. Add PowerShell tab and examples to .NET reference pages in MSDN

    Votes from Connect: 391

    Original Date Submitted: 5/21/2015 12:20:32 AM

    Description:
    Contact Information
    Handle: June Blender
    Site Name: PowerShell
    Feedback ID: 1351032


    Problem Description:
    PowerShell users often read .NET reference pages in MSDN. It's all but required, because Get-Help doesn't describe object members. However, in the Examples section of .NET reference pages, there are no PowerShell examples; not even a PowerShell tab.

    MSDN says they cannot demonstrate a demand for PowerShell examples. I'd like to use this feature request to demonstrate the demand.

    Product Studio item created by Connect Synchronizer due to creation of feedback ID 1351032 (http://connect.microsoft.com/PowerShell/feedback/ViewFeedback.aspx?FeedbackID=1351032).

    222 votes
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  4. Comment-Based Help: Allow multi-line examples

    Votes from Connect: 8

    Original Date Submitted: 8/22/2014 11:58:54 PM

    Description:
    Contact Information
    Handle: Aaron Jensen
    Site Name: PowerShell
    Feedback ID: 952833


    Frequency: Always Happens
    Regression: Yes, this happens in all previous versions

    Problem Description:
    Currently, when using comment-based help, you're limited to one line of code for an example. This is extremely limiting, especially when trying to document DSC resources, since they span multiple lines by default. Also, some examples would be more useful with some extra lines. The current alternative is to use XML-based help, but the MAML schema is extremely verbose and complicated.

    What I'd like to…

    18 votes
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  5. 3 votes
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  6. geef mijn NAS terug

    Waarom haalt u een functie uit mijn OS, zonder mij een keuze te laten of is dat wel wil. Ik kan nu mijn NAS niet meer gebruiken, zonder dat ik een verschrikkelijk moeilijk verhaal moet lezen en dat ik mijn leverancier (die al niet meer bestaat) moet benaderen om iets te veranderen. Ik kan geen contact meer maken met mijn backup systeem om files op te halen, zonder dat ik nu een verschrikkelijk dure specialist ga inguren. Dank u wel microsoft. \geen wonder dat iedeeen over wil naar linux of OSx.

    2 votes
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  7. 1 vote
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  8. Online HELP no longer has any valid links.

    Recently the new "docs"" site was implemented on MS. The old TechNet and MSDN PowerSHell help documentation is now buried and hard to access. The new help is no longer linked to any help for an CmdLet. We get "404" for all attempts.

    Also the new doc style is very pretty but not very useful. Same for the new Net class browser. On both the documentation is incomplete and has many errors compared to the original documentation.

    Please address this as using the documentation has become a nightmare. MS needs to go back to managing this directly and try and…

    2 votes
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  9. Type-o in Support Page

    Example 4 in the following documentation has a type-o:
    https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powershell/module/hyper-v/resume-vmreplication?view=win10-ps

    Example Shows:
    Resume-Replication *

    Should Be:
    Resume-VMReplication *

    1 vote
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  10. Import-Certificate need example to import into local machine.

    Import-Certificate need example to import into local machine.

    1 vote
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  11. 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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  12. 1 vote
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  13. 1 vote
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  14. 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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  15. 1 vote
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  16. Www.Geelsuge.com

    I am ibnu geelsuge

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  17. 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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  19. 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.

  20. 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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