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Unable to get the help files


PS F:\spbuild> get-help autospsourcebuilder.ps1 -full
get-help : Get-Help could not find autospsourcebuilder.ps1 in a help file in this session. To download updated help topics type: "Update-Help". To get help online,
search for the help topic in the TechNet library at
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  • get-help autospsourcebuilder.ps1 -full
  • ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
    • CategoryInfo : ResourceUnavailable: (:) [Get-Help], HelpNotFoundException
    • FullyQualifiedErrorId : HelpNotFound,Microsoft.PowerShell.Commands.GetHelpCommand
Closed Mar 19, 2014 at 8:44 PM by brianlala
Project main page updated to reflect proper syntax.


nicholasromyn wrote May 15, 2013 at 9:06 PM

Check that the script file is not "blocked" - right-click, properties

SPACEGHOST904 wrote May 17, 2013 at 7:46 PM

Same thing here.
Attempting to get help to know how to use "AutoSPSourceBuilder.ps1"

Script is not blocked
Get-Help : Cannot find Help for topic "autospsourcebuilder.ps1".
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  • get-help <<<< autospsourcebuilder.ps1 -full
    • CategoryInfo : ResourceUnavailable: (:) [Get-Help], HelpNotFoun
    • FullyQualifiedErrorId : HelpNotFound,Microsoft.PowerShell.Commands.GetHe

nicholasromyn wrote May 21, 2013 at 3:40 PM

Check your script execution policy.

JCPuerto wrote Jul 11, 2013 at 9:16 PM

Get-Help .\AutoSPSourceBuilder.ps1 -Full

wrote Nov 25, 2013 at 5:10 PM

Frank2013 wrote Dec 13, 2013 at 8:11 PM

@JCPuerto that command worked, thanks.

wrote Mar 19, 2014 at 8:44 PM

johnmcalvert wrote Mar 1, 2016 at 3:27 AM

The Documentation page also needs updating:
For documentation around usage and parameters, simply run the following in a PowerShell console:
Get-Help AutoSPSourceBuilder.ps1 -Full
Should be:
Get-Help .\AutoSPSourceBuilder.ps1 -Full