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  1. Powershell in Windows RT fails to Run Implicit Remoting to Powershell 2.0

    Votes from Connect: 11

    Original Date Submitted: 11/5/2012 5:15:07 AM

    Description:
    ********Contact Information********
    Handle: Sean Kearney
    Site Name: PowerShell
    Feedback ID: 770035
    ***************************************

    Frequency: Always Happens
    Regression: No, this is new to the most recent version

    Problem Description:
    When Executing a PS-Remoting Session from a Microsoft Surface Device with Windows RT using Powershell 3.0 to Powershell 2.0 on a remote server (with defined trusts in WinRM) Implicit remoting fails

    An interactive session on the x64 Remote server works fine, but using an IMPORT-PSSESSION with -prefix parameter fails to produce any available cmdlets.

    EXPORT-PSSESSION will produce a module on the local…

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    • Serious Get-ChildItem performance degradation in v3

      Votes from Connect: 25

      Original Date Submitted: 10/4/2012 10:09:17 PM

      Description:
      ********Contact Information********
      Handle: Kirk Munro
      Site Name: PowerShell
      Feedback ID: 766100
      ***************************************

      Frequency: Always Happens
      Regression: No, this is new to the most recent version

      Problem Description:
      When you invoke Get-ChildItem in PowerShell 3.0 with a path that does not exist, it searches for all files instead (wtf?). If you combine that with -Recurse and -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue in a script, you're facing a *huge* performance degradation that won't be easy to spot. Consider the two transcripts below. They show that a single Get-ChildItem call using a path that does…

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      • Invoke-RestMethod is truncating results

        Votes from Connect: 11

        Original Date Submitted: 9/29/2012 1:53:59 AM

        Description:

        ********Contact Information********
        Handle: Trevor Sullivan
        Site Name: PowerShell
        Feedback ID: 765261
        ***************************************

        Frequency: Always Happens
        Regression: No, this is new to the most recent version

        Problem Description:
        The Invoke-RestMethod cmdlet in PowerShell v3 is truncating the results that come back from the Windows Azure REST API (querying for a list of ServiceBus queues), formatted as a XML AtomPub document. Within the results of the AtomPub document, only every *other* AtomPub "title" is returned from Invoke-RestMethod, rather than a complete result set.

        This behavior can be confirmed by using the…

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        • Accidental code execution in ISE by pressing F1

          Votes from Connect: 12

          Original Date Submitted: 9/19/2012 5:52:24 AM

          Description:
          ********Contact Information********
          Handle: TobiasWeltner
          Site Name: PowerShell
          Feedback ID: 763406
          ***************************************

          Frequency: Always Happens
          Regression: No, this is new to the most recent version

          Problem Description:
          when you press F1 in ISE 3.0, the word the cursor is in is used as a keyword, and ISE executes this code:

          Get-Help "keyword" -ShowWindow

          The problem here are the double-quotes. The keyword should be placed into single quotes. With double quotes, unexpected behavior and accidental code execution is possible.

          See details section below for steps to repro.

          Product Studio item created…

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          • Please add documentation in German language for PowerShell 3.0

            Votes from Connect: 78

            Original Date Submitted: 9/18/2012 6:29:36 PM

            Description:
            ********Contact Information********
            Handle: Peter Kriegel
            Site Name: PowerShell
            Feedback ID: 763246
            ***************************************

            Frequency: Always Happens
            Regression: No, this is new to the most recent version

            Problem Description:
            In PowerShell 3.0 there are no help files available in German language. But I would consider missing help as top priority here. Most of the the east German peoples are never learned English (they learned Russia). Even for Peoples who can read English, there is a big danger to misunderstood something. Reading documentation in a foreign language can be very challenging.

            Calling…

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            • Help for Polish is missing.

              Votes from Connect: 23

              Original Date Submitted: 9/18/2012 3:37:35 AM

              Description:
              ********Contact Information********
              Handle: Bartek Bielawski
              Site Name: PowerShell
              Feedback ID: 763122
              ***************************************

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

              Problem Description:
              There is no help available in Polish both in previous versions and in current version of PowerShell. Actually - nothing is really localized to Polish (including menus in ISE, most of error messages). But I would consider missing help as top priority here: it's not big issue for people who are fluent in English, but reading documentation in foreign language can be challenging.

              Product…

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              • powershell v3-RC: specific comment line causes all scripts to fail

                Votes from Connect: 11

                Original Date Submitted: 7/13/2012 3:45:58 AM

                Description:
                ********Contact Information********
                Handle: RichardMcKenzie
                Site Name: PowerShell
                Feedback ID: 753494
                ***************************************

                Frequency: Always Happens
                Regression: No, this is new to the most recent version

                Problem Description:
                A new bug has been introduced in powershell v3.0 - RC that does not exist in v3.0 CTP2.

                It appears that .ps1 scripts fail to execute and throw the runtime error "Executable script code found in signature block" if the following line appears in the script:

                # organizational unit filter

                Product Studio item created by Connect Synchronizer due to creation of feedback ID…

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                • PowerShell 3.0 ISE needs '-version 2.0' option

                  Votes from Connect: 10

                  Original Date Submitted: 7/12/2012 9:58:36 PM

                  Description:
                  ********Contact Information********
                  Handle: sba
                  Site Name: PowerShell
                  Feedback ID: 753454
                  ***************************************

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

                  Problem Description:
                  Given that PS3 will not be available for legacy operating systems, and that PS3 will not be deployed everywhere overnight, it is currently required to write scripts that are backwards-compatible with PS2.

                  This can be achieved by:
                  - using 'Set-StrictMode-version 2.0'
                  - testing in a host created by running 'powershell -version 2.0'

                  But it's not possible to develop using the ISE in PS2 mode.

                  IMVHO…

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                  • PowerShell ISE v3 Release Preview: Intellisense does not show parameter name for parameter with existing value

                    Votes from Connect: 18

                    Original Date Submitted: 6/28/2012 2:16:48 AM

                    Description:

                    ********Contact Information********
                    Handle: Trevor Sullivan
                    Site Name: PowerShell
                    Feedback ID: 751184
                    ***************************************

                    Frequency: Always Happens
                    Regression: I don't know if this issue existed previously

                    Problem Description:
                    The PowerShell ISE v3 Release Preview does not show the parameter name in the Intellisense window, for a parameter that already has a value define (based on its position).

                    Product Studio item created by Connect Synchronizer due to creation of feedback ID 751184 (http://connect.microsoft.com/PowerShell/feedback/ViewFeedback.aspx?FeedbackID=751184).

                    Repro Steps:
                    1. Open ISE v3 Release Preview
                    2. In a new script window, type a cmdlet…

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                    • Make module availability network-discoverable

                      Votes from Connect: 10

                      Original Date Submitted: 4/21/2012 9:43:26 PM

                      Description:
                      ********Contact Information********
                      Handle: PowerShellDon
                      Site Name: PowerShell
                      Feedback ID: 738071
                      ***************************************

                      Frequency: Always Happens
                      Regression: No, this is new to the most recent version

                      Problem Description:
                      I suggest a Register-Module cmdlet, which can be used to register a given module, on a given machine, optionally within a given AD site, as being publicly available. Registration would be in DNS, likely as SRV records (much like an AD domain controller).

                      "Get-Module -List" would then list local modules as well as modules advertised in DNS *for the user's current site* (or…

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                      • PowerShell (pre-) compiled Scripts

                        Votes from Connect: 17

                        Original Date Submitted: 3/26/2012 6:09:59 PM

                        Description:
                        ********Contact Information********
                        Handle: Peter Kriegel
                        Site Name: PowerShell
                        Feedback ID: 733298
                        ***************************************

                        Frequency: Sometimes Happens
                        Regression: I don't know if this issue existed previously

                        Problem Description:
                        Make it Possible to save PowerShell scripts in a compiled format (binary byte-code).

                        Since PowerShell V 3.0 uses the DLR, every PowerShell V 3.0 script has to be compiled during the first run of the script. This may have a speed disadvantage. To speed up the execution of scripts, it may be useful to store scripts in a compiled binary format and run…

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                        • Filtering Filesystem objects based on a DateTime value

                          Votes from Connect: 13

                          Original Date Submitted: 3/5/2012 6:41:31 PM

                          Description:
                          ********Contact Information********
                          Handle: Shay Levi
                          Site Name: PowerShell
                          Feedback ID: 728747
                          ***************************************

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

                          Problem Description:
                          In PowerShell 3.0, the Test-Path cmdlet supports two new parameters: NewerThan and OlderThan. Both parameters accepts a DateTime object and return $true if the object's LastWriteTime is less/greater than the specified date.

                          One of the tasks IT admins need to perform often is getting old files. It would be great if Get-ChildItem could support those parameters as well, allowing us to filter objects based…

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                          • $OutputRedirectionEncoding --- like $OutputEncoding

                            Votes from Connect: 2

                            Original Date Submitted: 2/4/2012 8:58:39 AM

                            Description:
                            ********Contact Information********
                            Handle: S.K. _
                            Site Name: PowerShell
                            Feedback ID: 723240
                            ***************************************

                            Frequency: Always Happens
                            Regression: No, this is new to the most recent version

                            Problem Description:
                            Please modifiable Encoding of '>'.

                            $OutputRedirectionEncoding = [Text.Encoding]::Default
                            ls > file.txt # output as Default Encoding

                            $OutputRedirectionEncoding = [text.encoding]::GetEncoding("euc-jp")
                            ps > process.txt # output as EUC-JP

                            Product Studio item created by Connect Synchronizer due to creation of feedback ID 723240 (http://connect.microsoft.com/PowerShell/feedback/ViewFeedback.aspx?FeedbackID=723240).

                            Repro Steps:
                            Expected Results:

                            Internal BugId: 3324

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                            • V3 TypeAccelerator cmdlets

                              Votes from Connect: 10

                              Original Date Submitted: 2/3/2012 4:36:38 AM

                              Description:
                              ********Contact Information********
                              Handle: jrich
                              Site Name: PowerShell
                              Feedback ID: 722645
                              ***************************************

                              Frequency: Always Happens
                              Regression: No, this is new to the most recent version

                              Problem Description:
                              cmdlets for working with the type accelerators would be nice, get/add/remove

                              Product Studio item created by Connect Synchronizer due to creation of feedback ID 722645 (http://connect.microsoft.com/PowerShell/feedback/ViewFeedback.aspx?FeedbackID=722645).

                              Repro Steps:
                              using old method to get type accelerators no longer works
                              [type]::gettype("System.Management.Automation.TypeAccelerators")::get

                              Expected Results:
                              a way to view type accelerators

                              Internal BugId: 3323

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                              • Error mounting and unmounting using subst and net use

                                Votes from Connect: 11

                                Original Date Submitted: 1/20/2012 4:28:52 AM

                                Description:

                                ********Contact Information********
                                Handle: Atrus1701
                                Site Name: PowerShell
                                Feedback ID: 719412
                                ***************************************

                                Frequency: Always Happens
                                Regression: I don't know if this issue existed previously

                                Problem Description:
                                I've created a script that will run as Administrator and needs to mount two drives. One drive is mounted using 'subst' and the other through 'net use'. Before mounting, I check to see if the drive is already in use and unmount them if they are. Afterward, I mount these drives to the path I need. It seems that if a drive is already…

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                                • New PowerShell Tab needs a toolbar button in ISE

                                  Votes from Connect: 10

                                  Original Date Submitted: 1/18/2012 10:56:31 PM

                                  Description:
                                  ********Contact Information********
                                  Handle: HalR
                                  Site Name: PowerShell
                                  Feedback ID: 719121
                                  ***************************************

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

                                  Problem Description:
                                  I would argue that in the ISE, the console should be treated co-equal to the script pane. If that's the case, why isn't there a New PowerShell Tab button just like there is a new script button? I would love to see a new toolbar icon to that effect.

                                  Product Studio item created by Connect Synchronizer due to creation of feedback ID 719121 (http://connect.microsoft.com/PowerShell/feedback/ViewFeedback.aspx?FeedbackID=719121)

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                                  • Enable-PSremoting fails when loopback address is missing

                                    Votes from Connect: 13

                                    Original Date Submitted: 1/10/2012 7:54:16 AM

                                    Description:

                                    ********Contact Information********
                                    Handle: Doug Finke
                                    Site Name: PowerShell
                                    Feedback ID: 717747
                                    ***************************************

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

                                    Problem Description:
                                    Do a "netsh http sh iplisten" and machines are listed, but not the loopback address.

                                    Tried Enable-PSRemoting and got the error below. Once the 127.0.0.1 is added to the IP listener list, this works.

                                    It's something that "winrm quickconfig" should catch.

                                    WinRM already is set up to receive requests on this machine.
                                    Set-WSManQuickConfig : <f:WSManFault xmlns:f="http://schemas.microsoft.com/wbem/wsman/1/wsmanfault&quot; Code="2150858770" M
                                    achine="IIS.lab49.com"><f:Message>The client cannot connect…

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                                    • Module Partially Loads With Import-Module

                                      Votes from Connect: 13

                                      Original Date Submitted: 1/6/2012 5:20:17 AM

                                      Description:
                                      ********Contact Information********
                                      Handle: Steve Murawski
                                      Site Name: PowerShell
                                      Feedback ID: 716857
                                      ***************************************

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

                                      Problem Description:
                                      When Import-Module is called with one of the Alias, Cmdlet, Function, or Variable parameters, but not any of the others, the module only partially loads (based on what parameter you specified), but attempting to access commands that were not directly referenced by the specified parameter results in (replace the name of the command with whatever command you want to test with).

                                      The term 'Get-DataCollectorSet'…

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                                      • Controlling automatic importing with PSDisableModuleAutoLoading

                                        Votes from Connect: 10

                                        Original Date Submitted: 12/30/2011 6:54:11 PM

                                        Description:
                                        ********Contact Information********
                                        Handle: Shay Levi
                                        Site Name: PowerShell
                                        Feedback ID: 716021
                                        ***************************************

                                        Frequency: Always Happens
                                        Regression: No, this is new to the most recent version

                                        Problem Description:
                                        In PowerShell 3.0 CTP2 we can configure how automatic importing works by using the PSDisableModuleAutoLoading environment variable. However, when we launch a fresh instance of PowerShell, the variable is not present in the Env: drive which makes it very hard to discover.

                                        One has to know the variable name in advance in order to set its value.

                                        I suggest to include the…

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                                        • v3 - consider adding a -listavailable to get-psprovider to show available providers

                                          Votes from Connect: 12

                                          Original Date Submitted: 12/10/2011 6:51:41 AM

                                          Description:
                                          ********Contact Information********
                                          Handle: Oisin Grehan
                                          Site Name: PowerShell
                                          Feedback ID: 712875
                                          ***************************************

                                          Frequency: Always Happens
                                          Regression: No, this is new to the most recent version

                                          Problem Description:
                                          So, I don't know if anyone else noticed it yet, but the WSMAN drive is no longer mounted at start up: It's autoloaded. The problem I have with this is that it doesn't seem to be a valid candidate for get-command, even if wsman: were a function (which it's not, it appears, unlike "c:") So the problem here is unless you know…

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