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consider a solution that contains one workflow. i proceed to deploy the solution, when inspecting features in the UI my feature is not visible. but running Get-SPFeature {Feature Name} i found it. any idea why it is not visible in the UI?

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Try this:

(Get-SPFeature MyFeature).Hidden;

If the feature is set as hidden, open the feature (double click it) and check your properties window for Is Hidden.

Also remember to check the correct UI according to scope:

(Get-SPFeature MyFeature).Scope;
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i was definitely in the right scope because i checked all lol :), do you have any idea why it defaults to hidden and not visible. is it because of the items that the project contains. if make a solution with a web part it defaults to visible :/ – Sebastien Stettler Sep 18 '12 at 7:50
Open the feature (double click it) and check your properties window for Is Hidden – eirikb Sep 18 '12 at 7:53
seems correct thanks – Sebastien Stettler Sep 18 '12 at 7:59
Great. Updated the answer accordingly so it's easier for others to quickly spot a solution :) – eirikb Sep 18 '12 at 8:01

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