Archive for the ‘What’s new’ Category


 

PowerShell Studio 2016 – Service Release v5.3.130

Tuesday, November 15th, 2016 by David Corrales
Today we release a new build of PowerShell Studio 2016 and it includes some major changes and new features.   Project Changes and Compatibility IMPORTANT: This build will convert your projects and create a backup of the original (*.psproj.bak). The new project version is not backwards compatible with older builds of PowerShell Studio. We made changed to our projects in order comply with the best practices and warning produces by PSScriptAnalyzer. Previously, when you invoke a GUI or script file from a project, you had to use a reference function that used a Call verb. For example: Call-MainForm_psf The Call…   More »

SAPIEN Script Packager updates and new features.

Monday, October 24th, 2016 by Alex Riedel
The Script Packager in PrimalScript 2016 gets an update with the next service build (7.2.95). Since this service build changes the locations where your executable files are generated and some new options are available, we thought we'd let you know about these changes before they are actually released. Based on your feedback, the script engine selection in the Packager settings was too confusing. So we updated the user interface to minimize the number of selections and provide you with a preview of what this selection will do. Furthermore, as many of you indicated that you still need to support 32…   More »

PowerShell Studio 2016: Service Release v5.2.118 and PSScriptAnalyzer

Monday, March 28th, 2016 by David Corrales
We released a new service build for PowerShell Studio 2016 (v4.2.118). Here's what's new:   Support for PSScriptAnalyzer module PSScriptAnalyzer module is a community driven module that evaluates your PowerShell scripts and ensures they follow community approved best practices. http://www.powershellgallery.com/packages/PSScriptAnalyzer/   PowerShell Studio 2016 now allows you to run PSScriptAnalyzer directly from the ribbon (Tools->Analysis->Analyze Script): Note: This option will be disabled if the PSScriptAnalyzer is not installed.   When you use the Analyze Script command, the module results are displayed in the Debug Panel: Jump to the respective line in the script by double-clicking on result.   Triggered Analysis…   More »

PowerShell Studio 2016: Custom PrimalSense

Tuesday, March 15th, 2016 by David Corrales
We've written a series of blog posts to introduce you to the newest features of PowerShell Studio 2016. In this blog, Part 4, we cover new customizable PrimalSense in PowerShell Studio 2016. But, there's more: In Part 1, we review the new UI features, including our new dark themes. In Part 2, we introduce our new debugging features, including variable and function breakpoints and improvements to the Variables pane. In Part 3, we look at some of the new editor features of PowerShell Studio 2016.   Custom PrimalSense Lists The new customizable PrimalSense feature allows users to tailor their PrimalSense…   More »

PowerShell Studio 2016: What’s New? (Part 3)

Monday, March 7th, 2016 by David Corrales
PowerShell Studio 2016 is released! We've written a series of blog posts to introduce you to the newest features. In this blog, Part 3, we will look at some of the new editor features of PowerShell Studio 2016. But, there's more: In Part 1, we review the new UI features, including our new dark themes. In Part 2, we introduce our new debugging features, including variable and function breakpoints and improvements to the Variables pane. In Part 4, we show the new customizable PrimalSense in PowerShell Studio 2016.     Import Functions PowerShell Studio already allowed you to convert functions…   More »

PowerShell Studio 2016: What’s New? (Part 2)

Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016 by David Corrales
PowerShell Studio 2016 is released! We've written a series of blog posts to introduce you to the newest features. In this blog, Part 2, we introduce our new debugging features, including variable and function breakpoints and improvements to the Variables pane. But, there's more: In Part 1, we review the new UI features, including our new dark themes. In Part 3, we look at some of the new editor features of PowerShell Studio 2016. In Part 4, we show the new customizable PrimalSense in PowerShell Studio 2016.   The first debugging feature we are looking at is the new interface…   More »

PowerShell Studio 2016 Released! – What’s New? (Part 1)

Monday, February 29th, 2016 by David Corrales
PowerShell Studio 2016 is released as part of the regular update cycle for our subscribers. We will cover all the new features in a series of “What’s New” articles. In this blog, Part 1, we introduce new UI features, including our new dark themes. But, there's more: in Part 2, we introduce our new debugging features, including variable and function breakpoints and improvements to the Variables pane. In Part 3, we look at some of the new editor features of PowerShell Studio 2016. In Part 4, we show the new customizable PrimalSense in PowerShell Studio 2016. Now let’s take a look…   More »

iPowerShell Pro adds support for iOS 9 Features

Thursday, January 21st, 2016 by Ferdinand Rios
SAPIEN has just released another update to iPowerShell Pro, its iOS-based PowerShell editor and remote connectivity tool. With this update, we focussed primarily on iOS 9 compatibility. iPad Multi-Tasking iPowerShell Pro is now a good citizen in the iPad multi-tasking community. If you're using an iPad running iOS 9, you can split the screen and use two apps at the same time. This can take several forms depending on your iPad version. Slide over – Slide Over lets you interact with a second app without leaving the app you’re currently using. To see your previously-used apps, swipe from the right edge of…   More »

PowerShell HelpWriter – Service Release v1.0.16

Monday, November 2nd, 2015 by David Corrales
In the latest service release of PowerShell HelpWriter 2015, you will notice a few changes to the Select Module dialog that appears when creating a new help file. The updated dialog includes several new features.   Sorting Modules The module list can now be sorted by clicking on the respective column headers. In addition, we now added a new column that displays the module’s company information.     Filtering Modules   Tired of scrolling down a long list of modules? No more. You now can filter the modules by company using the new drop down list: Choose to display all…   More »

PowerShell Studio 2015 – New Custom Menu Features & GIT template

Thursday, October 1st, 2015 by David Corrales
We are continuing to cover the new features introduced in the latest service build of PowerShell Studio 2015 (v4.2.95). In this article we will cover the new additions to PowerShell Studio's custom menu. For those who aren’t familiar with the custom menu, it is a menu that users can customize to call other tools and processes. The menu’s contents can be determined on a global level or a local folder level. Please refer to the following article for more details on the custom menu feature: https://www.sapien.com/blog/2013/01/08/powershell-studio-2012-with-git-subversion-and-mercurial-oh-my/   Application vs Commandline We added an optional [Application] group to the CustomMenu.inf. Any…   More »