Windows PowerShell 5.0

This topic lists the cmdlet and function modules that are included with Windows PowerShell. The Windows PowerShell modules in the list provide the basic functionality of Windows PowerShell.

The table below also shows the latest published version of the Help for each module. The Help is available in the TechNet Library by using the links below, or as Updatable Help files. Updatable Help was introduced with Windows PowerShell 3.0, and enables you to have the latest Help topics available locally on your computer. See about_Updatable_Help for more information.

Note

For information about older versions of Windows PowerShell, see http://technet.microsoft.com/library/hh847741(v=wps.620).aspx in the TechNet Library.

Windows PowerShell Core modules

Module Name Title and Link to Web Version Latest Version
Microsoft.PowerShell.Archive Microsoft.PowerShell.Archive Module 5.0.1.0
Microsoft.PowerShell.Core Windows PowerShell Core Cmdlet Help Topics 5.0.1.0
Microsoft.PowerShell.Diagnostics Windows PowerShell Diagnostic Cmdlets 5.0.1.0
Microsoft.PowerShell.Host Windows PowerShell Host Cmdlets 5.0.1.0
Microsoft.PowerShell.Management Windows PowerShell Management Cmdlets 5.0.1.0
Microsoft.PowerShell.ODataUtils Windows PowerShell OData Utilities Cmdlets 5.0.1.0
Microsoft.PowerShell.Security Windows PowerShell Security Cmdlets 5.0.1.0
Microsoft.PowerShell.Utility Windows PowerShell Utility Cmdlets 5.0.1.0
Microsoft.WSMan.Management Windows PowerShell WSMan Cmdlets 5.0.1.0
ISE Windows PowerShell ISE Cmdlets 5.0.1.0
PackageManagement Windows PowerShell PackageManagement Cmdlets 5.0.1.0
PowerShellGet Windows PowerShell PowerShellGet Cmdlets 5.0.1.0
PSDesiredStateConfiguration Windows PowerShell Desired State Configuration Cmdlets 5.0.1.0
PSLocalAccount5 5.0.1.0
PSReadline Windows PowerShell Readline Cmdlets 5.0.1.0
PSScheduledJob Windows PowerShell Scheduled Job Cmdlets 5.0.1.0
PSScriptAnalyzer Windows PowerShell PSScriptAnalyzer Cmdlets 5.0.1.0
PSWorkflow Windows PowerShell Workflow Cmdlets 5.0.1.0
PSWorkflowUtility Windows PowerShell Workflow Utility Cmdlets 5.0.1.0