Windows PowerShell SDK

Windows PowerShell Software Development Kit (SDK) is now available as part of Microsoft Windows SDK for Windows Vista. Microsoft Windows SDK can be downloaded from http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=C2B1E300-F358-4523-B479-F53D234CDCCF&displaylang=en


Windows PowerShell SDK contains:



  • Samples in C#

  • Reference Assemblies

  • Tools – make-shell.exe

  • Templates – Format.ps1xml and Types.ps1xml

  • Documentation – Getting Started Guide, Programmer’s Guide, Conceptual Help and Managed Reference

The documentation can also be found on msdn at http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/library/aa830112.aspx


To install Windows PowerShell components from Microsoft Windows SDK, please select the check-boxes as shown in the attached image. 


Hemant Mahawar [MSFT]
Program Manager
Windows PowerShell

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