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Using Bash with PrimalScript 2016

Thursday, May 26th, 2016 by Alex Riedel
I have been asked a few times now to use Bash with PrimalScript. It doesn’t have all the setup for it out of the box because there are a few different implementations of Bash available for Windows. If you followed the latest news, Microsoft has announced at the BUILD 2016 keynote that Bash will become an integral part of Windows. (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kJGqZHQzNRo) Since we do not have the bits from Microsoft yet, I used the Cygwin Bash shell to demonstrate the necessary steps for PrimalScript 2016. You can download and install this version from here: https://cygwin.com/install.html There are a few quirks…   More »

Get help for modules on other machines

Wednesday, October 10th, 2012 by Alex Riedel
When you develop scripts for other computers you don’t always have the luxury of installing the relevant modules on your own computer. In many cases they simply won’t install because you are running the wrong OS or don’t have some required server software running. Luckily the context sensitive help in PrimalScript or PowerShell Studio doesn’t rely on the actual module being installed like PowerShell’s Get-Help does. In this post we will show you how to export a help file from your target machine and add it to the SAPIEN Document Explorer locally. As an example we will use the Microsoft.WSMan.Management…   More »

WinForms Control Reference for PowerShell

Tuesday, July 17th, 2012 by David Corrales
We are happy to release the “WinForms Control Reference for PowerShell” guide. This guide provides you with a quick reference for the WinForm controls in PowerShell Studio. The document contains a list of all the important properties, methods, and events that you should be familiar with when creating GUIs in PowerShell.   How can I get the reference guide? There are two ways to access the reference guide: 1. SAPIEN Document Explorer The guide will be included in the next service release of the SAPIEN Document Explorer (installed with PowerShell Studio). In addition, you will be able to access the…   More »

Getting started with PrimalScript 2012 (Part 1)

Tuesday, June 26th, 2012 by Alex Riedel
Jason Helmick from InterfaceTT strikes again with the first installment of his Getting started Guide for PrimalScript 2012. We are very happy that he keeps these coming and have added this guide to the Quick Guides section in our Document Explorer.The new guide is also available from the QuickGuides folder on our download site. Please use the comments to let Jason know if you have any specific topic you would like to see addressed in the next installments.…   More »

Getting started with PowerShell Studio 2012 (Part 1)

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012 by Alex Riedel
Jason Helmick from InterfaceTT finalized the first installment of his Getting started Guide for PowerShell Studio 2012. We are very impressed with his work and have added this guide to the Quick Guides section in our Document Explorer.The new guide is also available from the QuickGuides folder on our download site. Please use the comments to let Jason know if you have any specific topic you would like to see addressed in the next installments.…   More »