Writing Comment-Based Help Topics
You can write comment-based Help topics for functions and scripts by using special Help comment keywords.
Get-Help cmdlet displays comment-based Help in the same format in which it displays the
cmdlet Help topics that are generated from XML files. Users can use all of the parameters of
Get-Help, such as Detailed, Full, Example, and Online, to display function and script Help.
You can also write XML-based Help topics for scripts and functions and use the Help comment keywords to redirect users to the XML-based topics or other topics.
In This Section
Syntax of Comment-Based Help Describes the syntax of comment-based help.
Comment-Based Help Keywords Lists the keywords in comment-based help.
Placing Comment-Based Help in Functions Shows where to place comment-based help for a function.
Placing Comment-Based Help in Scripts Shows where to place comment-based help for a script.
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