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A basic sleep timer with a textual progress indicator (Note, not a progress bar)
function Start-SleepTimer
[int] $seconds
for($index = $seconds; $index -gt 0; $index--)
Write-Host "`rCountdown - $index seconds remaining" -NoNewline -ForegroundColor Yellow
Start-Sleep -Seconds 1
# Note use of blank spaces to overwrite previous lines content
Write-Host "`rCompleted $seconds second countdown. " -ForegroundColor Yellow
Start-SleepTimer -seconds 5
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