André Krijnen

Powershell on Windows 7

by on Aug.02, 2010, under Powershell

I didn’t know that standard Windows 7 has Powershell installed. When I started powershell I noticed the V1 version in the menu bar, but this is not the real version. I didn’t know that until I did:


It shows the following information:

Windows PowerShell
Copyright (C) 2009 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.

PS C:\Users\> get-host

Name : ConsoleHost
Version : 2.0
InstanceId : 880b266d-2931-4ff5-9ba8-181e3ecc5ab3
UI : System.Management.Automation.Internal.Host.InternalHostUserInterface
CurrentCulture : nl-NL
CurrentUICulture : en-US
PrivateData : Microsoft.PowerShell.ConsoleHost+ConsoleColorProxy
IsRunspacePushed : False
Runspace : System.Management.Automation.Runspaces.LocalRunspace

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