PowerShell Help Notes

A neat feature I just discovered was the -ShowWindow toggle when using Get-Help. This toggle allows you to redirect your output when using help for a cmdlet to a separate window, thus leaving your command-line screen uncluttered from the help output. Let’s look at an example:


Notice the items highlighted in the window. The Settings button will open up the dialog displayed below, which allows you to select only what aspects you are interested in seeing:


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