From Optional to Important

VFN

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A past update for Powershell 2.0 and WinRm 2.0 was designated Optional. (Which I didn't download. Do I need this?) Had trouble with the recent Live Essentials update and after some reading uninstalled Windows Live from my system which re-designated the Live Essentials update from Important to Optional. Now I find that the Powershell/WinRm package has changed ftom Optional to Important. Any idea why and how I should proceed?

Thanks.
 

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ilikefree

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Windows PowerShell is a new Windows command-line shell designed especially for system administrators. The Windows PowerShell includes an interactive prompt and a scripting environment that can be used independently or in combination.

Do you need it?
 

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richc46

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I think you can just right click on it and select hide.
 

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VFN

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I don't need it, but I wanted to know why it became Important when it had always been Optional. Is it simply a glitch?

Thanks
 

My Computer

System One

  • Operating System
    Vista Home Premium x64
    Manufacturer/Model
    Dell Inspiron 546
    CPU
    Sempron LE-1300
    Memory
    2GB DDR SDRAM 800MHZ-2X1GB DIM M
    Graphics Card(s)
    Integrated ATI Radeon HD3200
    Sound Card
    VIA High Definition Audio
    Monitor(s) Displays
    Samsung 32" HDTV
    Screen Resolution
    1366 x 768
    Hard Drives
    320GB NCQ Serial ATA (7200 RPM) w/ 16MB DataBurst Cache
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