This page provides links to additional PowerShell ISE tools you can download and add into PowerShell ISE.


Overview of PowerShell ISE Add-On

A PowerShell ISE Add-on is some bit of code that adds functionality to or within the ISE. Most ISE Add-ons interact and leverage the PowerShell ISE Add-on Model ($PSIse).

For more information on the ISE Object Model see:

The Windows PowerShell ISE Scripting Object Model:


PowerShell ISE Add-Ons

Pointers to Microsoft and community add-ons with description and related material.

Community Add-Ons

These are ISE additions authored by the PowerShell Community.


Add-On Author Link
IseHg Trevor Sullivan
IsePackV2 James Brundage(Start-Automating)
Code Snippet Examples - PSISE Library Jeff Patton
ISE Scripting Geek Jeffery Hicks
Menu Generator Ravikanth Chaganti
PowerShellPack  James Brundage
Print Script   Karl Mitschke 
Save All Files PowerShell Team 
Spell Checker James Brundage

(NB: requires WPK and PowerShellPack modules!)

ISEBlox   Robert Robelo
ISE Quick Comments Daniel Schroeder
ISE FunctionExplorer Raimund Andree
ISE VariableExplorer  Raimund Andree
Validate and Format XML   Ravikanth Chaganti
ISE CimExplorer   Bin Yi
ISE Steroids  Tobias Weltner
PSharp   Doug Finke
Script Browser   Microsoft CSS
ISE Color Theme Cmdlets Jeff Pollock LifeInPowerShell ISE Color Theme Cmdlets
Powershell ISE Project Explorer Marcin Grzywa
ScriptGalleryISEAddOn Stefan Stranger
Copy As HTML Add-On Gary Lapointe

ISERegex Kamil Kosek

PowerShell AutoScript for WMI Freist Li
Self-Signed Certificate Generator AutoScript Addon Freist Li
PowerGist - Github Gist integration. Create, Edit and Update Gists. Lawrence Gripper
ShowDscResource - Tool to visualize Dsc resources to easily write Dsc configurations Inchara Shivalingaiah
 AdvancedSearch for ISE - Search across multiple files in PowerShell ISE  Kamil Kosek


PoshCode ISE Cmdlets

These are a set of cmdlets that can be used in conjunction with the ISE. 


What Name Author Link
ISE Cmdlets Line Cmdlets Poetter & Kriszio
ISE Cmdlets Comment Cmdlets Poetter
Cmdlets Dependency Reporting Josh Einstein


How to Write a PowerShell ISE Add-on with PowerShell

Advice and guidance to those wishing to write ISE add-ons along with sample code. 


What Author Link
How to Add Code Snippets to the ISE Rich Prescott
Writing Your First Icicle James Brundage

(YouTube Video

PowerShell v3 ISE and ISE scripting model changes & improvements Ravikanth Chaganti Http://


How to Write a PowerShell ISE Add-on with Visual Studio WPF / XAML (C#)

What Author Link
Creating Add-ons, Plugins, and Tools for the PowerShell ISE Lee Holmes
Create a PowerShell v3 ISE Add-on Tool Jason Stangroome
Hacking the PowerShell 3.0 ISE : Introduction Mike Walker
My first PowerShell ISE Add-In Jan-Hendrik Peters



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To learn more about the ISE, see the ISE Help pages at:


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