Search PowerShell Gallery Module for #requires Statement

The PowerShell Gallery is a centralized collection of Windows PowerShell modules and scripts, and Desired State Configuration (DSC) resources. It can be accessed from its web front end at, or by using PowerShell. Cmdlets such as Find-Module, and Save-Module allow a person the ability to search and download new modules and DSC resources directly from the PowerShell console. It’s in limited preview, and while I’ve yet to publish anything myself, I did notice an area where it can use some improvement.

Follow me along as I hit a snag with the xJea DSC resource, and how the PowerShell Gallery can be improved:

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