Release Notes – January 2018

Releases – January 2018

PowerShell Tools for Visual Studio has been updated! See below for release notes.

  • Version 3.1.620
  • January 21st, 2018


Visual Studio 2017
Visual Studio 2015

Issues Resolved

#595 – Open Folder Support

PowerShell Tools now supports folders. There is no need to create a project or solution. You can open a folder and execute PS1 scripts within it. 

#598 – Case sensitive file icons

File icons are no longer case sensitive in VS2017. Thanks, @theaquamarine!

#591 – Rename the powershell file in a Powershell script project to the name of the project

File names are now renamed to the project name when creating a new PowerShell project.

#588– Errors and exceptions in context don’t fail the test run 

When and error or exception happens in a Context block of a Pester test the test adapter would not report the tests as failing. Thanks, @thomas-worm-datev!

#562– Cut and Copy error in PowerShell Projects

You can now copy and paste files within PowerShell Projects.