Improving the output of Update-Help

Thursday, December 20, 2012

Source: PowerShellMagazine.com   If you’ve updated PowerShell to version 3.0 you probably noticed that help is no longer shipped in the box. PowerShell 3.0 includes a new feature, the Updatable Help system, which allows you to ensure that help on the local computer stays up to date. PowerShell is now a part of the operating system and operating systems gets to be updated only during service packs or specific patches. The Updatable Help system and its cmdlets (*-Help) make it easy to download and install help files, or updating exiting help files, as soon as newer...