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Questions tagged [powershell-2.0]

Microsoft’s command-line scripting language. V 2.0, which was introduced in Windows 7 and Server 2008, features remoting.

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Where can I download Powershell 2.0 for Windows 7?

I have spent the better part of a day hunting the Internet looking forr a way to download Powershell 2.0 to my already Win7 environment. Windows 7 is supposed to come with PS 2.0 however - I have 1.0. ...
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Is Windows PowerShell 2.0 installed by default on Windows 7?

http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff637750.aspx claims Windows PowerShell 2.0 needs to be installed on Windows Server 2008 and Windows Vista only. It is already installed on Windows Server ...
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NetBios lookup from command line/powershell in Vista

Am trying to resolve an IP address to its Netbios name via the command line or via powershell. the system I am using is Vista SP2 so I do not believe NBLookup.exe will work. are there any ...
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Powershell and group policy

Please help! I have created a "vbs" to call a powershell command to move computer account to a certain "OU". This failed because it can't call AD powershell module. So if i run the powershell in the ...
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Using powershell call native command-line app and capture STDERR

I'm using a port of a cygwin tool on Windows which writes normal status messages to STRERR. This produces ugly output when run from PowerShell: PS> dos2unix.exe -n StartApp.sh StartApp_fixed.sh ...
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WinRM - what it is and how to use it?

During installing updates I noticed 'PowerShell 2.0 and WinRM' update. Upon reading some Microsoft & Wikipedia pages I read that it is remote management system that runs on SOAP and that it is ...
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Windows PowerShell ISE doesn't import PSCX 2.0 module

i am using Powershell 2.0 with the PSCX 2.0 module. When writing PS scripts inside Windows PowerShell ISE no Cmdlets from the PSCX module are availible. For example running "Get-DriveInfo" from ...
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Is there a way to run git within Powershell?

Is there a way to run git within Powershell? I have a Windows 7 box with msysgit. I'd like to have a single shell to also run all my git commands as well as play around with Powershell scripting.
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Where is Powershell 2.0?

I just uninstalled Powershell 1.0 and installed Powershell 2.0. Where are the Start Menu shortcuts?