get-help -showWindow omits information that is displayed with -detailed or -full - by johndog

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ID 789544 Comments
Status Active Workarounds
Type Bug Repros 0
Opened 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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Posted by johndog 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.