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Microsoft.PowerShell.Core https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powershell/module/Microsoft.PowerShell.Core/About/about_Special_Characters?view=powershell-5.1 https://github.com/MicrosoftDocs/PowerShell-Docs/commits/staging/reference/5.1/Microsoft.PowerShell.Core/About/about_Special_Characters.md
@@ -1,8 +1,8 @@
-description: Describes the special character sequences that control how PowerShell interprets the next characters in the sequence.
+description: Describes the special character sequences that control how PowerShell interprets the next characters in the sequence.
keywords: powershell,cmdlet Locale: en-US Previously updated : 04/04/2020 Last updated : 02/08/2021 online version: https://docs.microsoft.com/powershell/module/microsoft.powershell.core/about/about_special_characters?view=powershell-5.1&WT.mc_id=ps-gethelp schema: 2.0.0 Title: about_Special_Characters
@@ -146,16 +146,35 @@ Column1 Column2 Column3
## Vertical tab (`v)
-The horizontal tab (`` `v ``) character advances to the next vertical tab stop
-and writes the remaining output at that point. This has no effect in the
-default Windows console.
+The vertical tab (`` `v ``) character advances to the next vertical tab stop
+and writes the remaining output at that point. The rendering of the the
+vertical tab is device and terminal dependent.
```powershell Write-Host "There is a vertical tab`vbetween the words." ```
-The following example shows the output you would get on a printer or in a
-different console host.
+The following examples show the rendered output of the vertical tab in some
+common environments.
+
+The Windows Console host application interprets (`` `v ``) as a special
+character with no extra spacing added.
+
+```Output
+There is a vertical tabΓÖébetween the words.
+```
+
+The [Windows Terminal](https://www.microsoft.com/p/windows-terminal/9n0dx20hk701)
+renders the vertical tab character as a carriage return and line feed. The rest
+of the output is printed at the beginning of the next line.
+
+```Output
+There is a vertical tab
+between the words.
+```
+
+On printers or in a unix-based consoles, the vertical tab character advances to
+the next line and writes the remaining output at that point.
```Output There is a vertical tab
Microsoft.PowerShell.Core https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powershell/module/Microsoft.PowerShell.Core/About/about_Special_Characters?view=powershell-7.0 https://github.com/MicrosoftDocs/PowerShell-Docs/commits/staging/reference/7.0/Microsoft.PowerShell.Core/About/about_Special_Characters.md
@@ -2,7 +2,7 @@
description: Describes the special character sequences that control how PowerShell interprets the next characters in the sequence. keywords: powershell,cmdlet Locale: en-US Previously updated : 04/04/2020 Last updated : 02/08/2021 online version: https://docs.microsoft.com/powershell/module/microsoft.powershell.core/about/about_special_characters?view=powershell-7&WT.mc_id=ps-gethelp schema: 2.0.0 Title: about_Special_Characters
@@ -188,16 +188,35 @@ This example outputs the **up down arrow** (↕) symbol.
## Vertical tab (`v)
-The horizontal tab (`` `v ``) character advances to the next vertical tab stop
-and writes the remaining output at that point. This has no effect in the
-default Windows console.
+The vertical tab (`` `v ``) character advances to the next vertical tab stop
+and writes the remaining output at that point. The rendering of the the
+vertical tab is device and terminal dependent.
```powershell Write-Host "There is a vertical tab`vbetween the words." ```
-The following example shows the output you would get on a printer or in a
-different console host.
+The following examples show the rendered output of the vertical tab in some
+common environments.
+
+The Windows Console host application interprets (`` `v ``) as a special
+character with no extra spacing added.
+
+```Output
+There is a vertical tabΓÖébetween the words.
+```
+
+The [Windows Terminal](https://www.microsoft.com/p/windows-terminal/9n0dx20hk701)
+renders the vertical tab character as a carriage return and line feed. The rest
+of the output is printed at the beginning of the next line.
+
+```Output
+There is a vertical tab
+between the words.
+```
+
+On printers or in a unix-based consoles, the vertical tab character advances to
+the next line and writes the remaining output at that point.
```Output There is a vertical tab
Microsoft.PowerShell.Core https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powershell/module/Microsoft.PowerShell.Core/About/about_Special_Characters?view=powershell-7.1 https://github.com/MicrosoftDocs/PowerShell-Docs/commits/staging/reference/7.1/Microsoft.PowerShell.Core/About/about_Special_Characters.md
@@ -2,7 +2,7 @@
description: Describes the special character sequences that control how PowerShell interprets the next characters in the sequence. keywords: powershell,cmdlet Locale: en-US Previously updated : 04/04/2020 Last updated : 02/08/2021 online version: https://docs.microsoft.com/powershell/module/microsoft.powershell.core/about/about_special_characters?view=powershell-7.1&WT.mc_id=ps-gethelp schema: 2.0.0 Title: about_Special_Characters
@@ -188,16 +188,35 @@ This example outputs the **up down arrow** (↕) symbol.
## Vertical tab (`v)
-The horizontal tab (`` `v ``) character advances to the next vertical tab stop
-and writes the remaining output at that point. This has no effect in the
-default Windows console.
+The vertical tab (`` `v ``) character advances to the next vertical tab stop
+and writes the remaining output at that point. The rendering of the the
+vertical tab is device and terminal dependent.
```powershell Write-Host "There is a vertical tab`vbetween the words." ```
-The following example shows the output you would get on a printer or in a
-different console host.
+The following examples show the rendered output of the vertical tab in some
+common environments.
+
+The Windows Console host application interprets (`` `v ``) as a special
+character with no extra spacing added.
+
+```Output
+There is a vertical tabΓÖébetween the words.
+```
+
+The [Windows Terminal](https://www.microsoft.com/p/windows-terminal/9n0dx20hk701)
+renders the vertical tab character as a carriage return and line feed. The rest
+of the output is printed at the beginning of the next line.
+
+```Output
+There is a vertical tab
+between the words.
+```
+
+On printers or in a unix-based consoles, the vertical tab character advances to
+the next line and writes the remaining output at that point.
```Output There is a vertical tab
Microsoft.PowerShell.Core https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powershell/module/Microsoft.PowerShell.Core/About/about_Special_Characters?view=powershell-7.2 https://github.com/MicrosoftDocs/PowerShell-Docs/commits/staging/reference/7.2/Microsoft.PowerShell.Core/About/about_Special_Characters.md
@@ -1,7 +1,7 @@
description: Describes the special character sequences that control how PowerShell interprets the next characters in the sequence. Locale: en-US Previously updated : 04/04/2020 Last updated : 02/08/2021 online version: https://docs.microsoft.com/powershell/module/microsoft.powershell.core/about/about_special_characters?view=powershell-7.2&WT.mc_id=ps-gethelp schema: 2.0.0 Title: about_Special_Characters
@@ -187,16 +187,35 @@ This example outputs the **up down arrow** (↕) symbol.
## Vertical tab (`v)
-The horizontal tab (`` `v ``) character advances to the next vertical tab stop
-and writes the remaining output at that point. This has no effect in the
-default Windows console.
+The vertical tab (`` `v ``) character advances to the next vertical tab stop
+and writes the remaining output at that point. The rendering of the the
+vertical tab is device and terminal dependent.
```powershell Write-Host "There is a vertical tab`vbetween the words." ```
-The following example shows the output you would get on a printer or in a
-different console host.
+The following examples show the rendered output of the vertical tab in some
+common environments.
+
+The Windows Console host application interprets (`` `v ``) as a special
+character with no extra spacing added.
+
+```Output
+There is a vertical tabΓÖébetween the words.
+```
+
+The [Windows Terminal](https://www.microsoft.com/p/windows-terminal/9n0dx20hk701)
+renders the vertical tab character as a carriage return and line feed. The rest
+of the output is printed at the beginning of the next line.
+
+```Output
+There is a vertical tab
+between the words.
+```
+
+On printers or in a unix-based consoles, the vertical tab character advances to
+the next line and writes the remaining output at that point.
```Output There is a vertical tab