Powershell Tip #48: Open the help in a graphical window

By | September 23, 2015

Tip: You can open the help in a graphical window by using the parameter –ShowWindow (since PowerShell v3).

You can search some keywords (results are highlighted), customize the help sections, etc.

showwindow-help-powershell-settings

It is useful when you don’t want to go online using your browser to read some help using: help Get-Content -Online

You could read the about topics:

about-functions-avanced-powershell

Note: Be sure to update the help on regular basis to have the latest help files.


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