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get-help -showWindow omits information that is displayed with -detailed or -full
6/5/2013 6:58:41 AM
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get-help gci -ShowWindow shows less information than get-help gci -detailed, particularly on the -Include parameter. The missing information happens to be critical to understanding the limitations of -Include and -Exclude.
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Run 'get-help gci -showwindow', and look at the -Include parameter.
The information provided on -Include should be equivalent to running 'get-help gci -full'. However, this paragraph is missing in the -showwindow case, and shouldn't be:
The Include parameter is effective only when the command includes the Recurse parameter or the path leads to
the contents of a directory, such as C:\Windows\*, where the wildcard character specifies the contents of the
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on 6/6/2013 at 4:12 PM
Also applies to Set-StrictMode. It seems to be that the formatter for -showWindow only renders the first "paragraph" of text.
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