Great command line editing in the PowerShell console host

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Jason Shirk


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This module has no dependencies.

Release Notes

New features:
* Added binding Ctrl+SpaceBar to MenuComplete in Windows and Emacs modes
 - If you want to old behavior of Ctrl+Spacebar, bind it to PossibleCompletions
* Added binding Alt+. (YankLastArg) to Windows mode
* Added diagnostics when an exception occurs to help reporting bugs

Bug fixes:
* SaveHistoryPath option fixed
* Fix ShowKeyBindings to not write blank lines
* Fixed bug with undo

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
2.0.0-beta3 15,231 9/4/2018
2.0.0-beta2 6,632 6/4/2018
2.0.0-beta1 1,785 12/6/2017
1.2 60,819 1/25/2016 6,363 2/18/2015 722 8/26/2014 132 6/13/2014 (current version) 16 6/13/2014 19 6/11/2014 130 5/7/2014
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