Create a Read-Zip alias for Expand-Archive

It's really annoying that Get-Command zip will find you commands on how to write a zip but not how to read one. Simply remedied by adding an alias.

Id #35525 | Release: None | Updated: Sep 4 at 5:56 PM by Togakangaroo | Created: Sep 4 at 5:56 PM by Togakangaroo

Write-Zip: Skipping file. It is not under the entry root C:\

I'm having issues using the Write-Zip Cmdlet in Pscx 3.1 on a Windows Server 2008 with Powershell 4.0 installed. Get-ChildItem -Recurse 'S:\Test\SourceDir' | Write-Zip -OutputPath 'S:\Test\Zippie.z...

Id #35486 | Release: None | Updated: Aug 22 at 11:45 AM by DarkLite1 | Created: Aug 22 at 8:21 AM by DarkLite1

running cmdlets in pscx modules messes up get-help

It appears running any cmdlet in the pscx module messes up the powershell get-help cmdlet. Here's how to reproduce. Currently running version 3.1 get-help get* test-UserGroupMembership everyone...

Id #35256 | Release: None | Updated: Mon at 8:20 PM by gwojan | Created: May 27 at 11:12 PM by rnavis

Get-filetail error

Hello! I have error, when create workflow with using Get-filetail function. Workflow Get-Tail { Param( [string[]]$Path ) foreach -parallel ($file in $path) { -message "Waiting for $file" get-f...

Id #35139 | Release: None | Updated: Apr 27 at 6:34 PM by r_keith_hill | Created: Apr 20 at 9:45 AM by asp550

Error Importing PSCX Module within another host.

Hi, The PowerShell Community Extensions is designed to work just in the PowerShell console? Currently I'm having an issue trying to execute the import module of PSCX within another host.

Id #35098 | Release: None | Updated: Apr 27 at 6:35 PM by r_keith_hill | Created: Apr 4 at 1:48 AM by gbecerra1982

write-zip from PSCX 3.0 - generated zip not compatible w/ Windows XP

Hi, Our users still with Windows XP have trouble opening .zip file created with write-zip by PSCX versions above 2.0 . Has this been seen before, and if so, fixed? As much as we'd like to up...

Id #35029 | Release: None | Updated: Mar 11 at 9:47 PM by Etincelle | Created: Mar 10 at 9:45 PM by Etincelle

WMI Issue Importing PSCX on Powershell v3

Dear All, I'm trying to import the PSCX module on Powershell v3 but I'm receiving the following issue(this is happening the first time when I'm openning Powershell console) If I repeat the same c...

Id #34940 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 25 at 8:43 AM by gbecerra1982 | Created: Jan 29 at 4:52 PM by gbecerra1982

Module won't import without full path

I have added "C:\Program Files (x86)\PowerShell Community Extensions\Pscx3\Pscx\" to my persistent PSModule variable but I am still unable to load the module using "Import-Module Pscx". If I use t...

Id #34912 | Release: None | Updated: Apr 4 at 9:51 PM by MatthewSteeples | Created: Jan 18 at 1:35 PM by byronjb66

Get-TypeName writes to host!?

It seems like Get-TypeName is writing to the host output, rather than the default output. For example: $a = Get-TypeName 3 Prints 'Int32' to the screen, rather than assigning it to the variable...

Id #34729 | Release: None | Updated: Dec 11, 2013 at 12:25 PM by BurtHarris | Created: Dec 11, 2013 at 12:25 PM by BurtHarris

Provide zip file for xcopy deploy in addition to msi

Continue to provide a zip file for those who prefer the xcopy deployment style for these extensions. While the msi is convenient in many cases, some setups prefer not to have things installed and ...

Id #34660 | Release: None | Updated: Mar 5 at 6:34 AM by Sukramarkus | Created: Nov 19, 2013 at 5:00 AM by brumfb