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I'm trying to use Powershell to enable the devlopment feature on a SharePoint site (as per this article: When I do this I'm presented with the following error:

The term 'Enable-SPFeature' is not recognized' as the name of a cmdlet, function, script file, or operable program.

A screenshot of my input/output is below:

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I'm unsure why this is happening - I'm on the SharePoint server I want to enable this feature on and as far as I know everything required is installed. What am I doing wrong?

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Have you tried adding the SharePoint snap-in to your current session?

Add-PSSnapin Microsoft.SharePoint.PowerShell
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Ahem. Whoops! That's embarrassing... – Codingo Sep 3 '13 at 22:22
We have all been there. – darin strait Sep 5 '13 at 15:23

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