Supporting Updatable Help
Updated: October 29, 2012
Applies To: Windows PowerShell 3.0
The Windows PowerShell Updatable Help System, introduced in Windows® 8 and Windows Server® 2012, is designed to ensure that users always have the newest help topics at the command prompt on their local computer. Along with Windows PowerShell online help, Updatable Help provides a complete help solution for users. This section describes the Updatable Help System and explains how module authors can support Updatable Help for their modules.
This section includes the following topics.
Updatable Help Overview
Updatable Help Authoring: Step-by-Step
How Updatable Help Works
How to Create a HelpInfo XML File
How to Prepare Updatable Help CAB Files
How to Update Help Files
How to Test Updatable Help