$ErrorActionPreference is your friend. However, ‘SilentlyContine’ isn’t, especially when it’s misspelled as is this case. If we could Tab-complete it, that’d be great.
I’ve added this to my $PROFILE (actually my CommonFunctionLibrary.psm1 from my RDP-friendly Profile System)
$Continue = ‘Continue’; $SilentlyContinue= ‘SilentlyContinue’; $Stop = ‘Stop’; $Inquire = ‘Inquire’; $Ignore = ‘Ignore’; $Suspend = ‘Suspend’; Set-Variable Continue, SilentlyContinue, Stop, Inquire, Ignore, Suspend –Option ReadOnly
For interested parties, these strings are an Enum, [System.Management.Automation]::ActionPreference and can be displayed as follows: