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Getting PowerShell V3

Install .NET 4.0 FULL (not client) for ISE Download
To get the PowerShell V3, see this page: Downloads 
TechNet Help files and guide

Installing PowerShell V3

For more information on installing PowerShell, see the release notes contained in the download. This has detailed steps, but to summaries. 
  1. Install .NET 4.0 Full Profile if you intend to use ISE.
  2. Download the correct package for your architecture
    • For 64-bit systems, download WINDOWS6.1-KB2506143-x64.MSU
    • For 32-bit systems, download WINDOWS6.1-KB2506143-x32.MSU
  3. Close all Windows PowerShell windows.
  4. Uninstall WMF 3.0 (CTP or Beta), if it is installed.
  5. Run the WINDOWS6.1-KB2506143 MSU file.



V3 Featured Articles

Featured articles

V3 New Features

New Features

V3 Tips and Tricks

Tips and Tricks

See Also