Windows PowerShell is a task-based command-line shell and scripting language designed especially for system administration. Built on the .NET Framework, it helps IT professionals and power users control and automate the administration of the Windows operating system and applications that run on Windows.
Built-in Windows PowerShell commands, called cmdlets, let you manage the computers in your enterprise from the command line. PowerShell providers let you access data stores, such as the registry and certificate store, as easily as you access the file system. In addition, PowerShell has a rich expression parser and a fully developed scripting language.
Windows PowerShell includes the following features:
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|Version||Description||Latest Rating||Latest Wine version tested||Test results||Comments|
|1.0||First version of Powershell (Monad), shipped with Server 2008.||Gold||1.5.14||3||0|
|2.0||Windows PowerShell is a command-line shell and scripting language that||Garbage||1.1.37||1||0|
|6.0||PowerShell Core is a cross-platform (Windows, Linux, and macOS) automation and configuration tool/framework that works well with your existing tools and is optimized for dealing with structured data (e.g. JSON, CSV, XML, etc.), REST APIs, and object models. It includes a command-line shell, an associated scripting language and a framework for processing cmdlets.||Silver||3.4||2||0|