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Microsoft Windows PowerShell 3.0 First Look by Adam Driscoll

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Enhancements to the PowerShell ISE

The PowerShell ISE has been in PowerShell since the second version. In the previous version it provided syntax highlighting and debugging capabilities. The ISE was never quite as full of features as some of the third party scripting applications available. In the newest version of PowerShell, Microsoft has included an ISE which is much more feature rich. In this section we will go over the enhancements to the ISE that make it a much more viable tool for working with PowerShell scripts.

Intellisense

In the previous version of the PowerShell ISE the script editor supported tab completion. When we started to type a command, we could have the ISE behave just as it would within the PowerShell command prompt. Each subsequent ...

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