At Ignite 2020, Jeffery Snover (Inventor of PS) and Jason Helmick (an Epic colleague of Mr Snover. and PM for PS) showed us a Feature much appreciated for us PowerShell lovers. PSReadLine with Predictive IntelliSense.

Prediction based on History & Plugins. PSReadline 2.2.0-beta1 PowerShell 7.1+

To get started with Predictive IntelliSense. Run Below from an Administrator PowerShell Console.

Install-Module PSReadLine -RequiredVersion 2.1.0
Set-PSReadLineOption -PredictionSource History

Once above call has been made you’re good to go but you can also change the default color of the prediction by typing:

Set-PSReadLineOption -Colors @{ InlinePrediction = '#C0C0C0'}
Blue Text in my case for clarity sake, is User input and the rest is predicted by PSReadLine

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