Great command line editing in the PowerShell console host

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See the version list below for details.

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Install-Module -Name PSReadLine -RequiredVersion

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Jason Shirk


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This module has no dependencies.

Release Notes

New features:
* MenuComplete - like an interactive show completion
* Automatically save history
   - at process exit
   - incrementally and shared across sessions
   - don't save
 See parameters HistorySaveStyle and HistorySavePath to Set-PSReadlineOption
* Added sample custom binding for quickly changing directories in SamplePSReadlineProfile.ps1

Bug fixes:
* Items loaded from history work with RevertLine
* Recalling current line after up arrow works again

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 60,824 1/25/2016 6,363 2/18/2015 722 8/26/2014 132 6/13/2014 16 6/13/2014 (current version) 19 6/11/2014 130 5/7/2014
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