Introduction to PowerShell 5.0

IT Professionals and administrators with experience using and managing Windows and Windows Server


Expected Duration
37 minutes

Windows PowerShell 5.0 offers powerful new features while maintaining the robustness of its predecessors. In this course, you’ll be introduced to the PowerShell environment, including version history, the ISE, and differences with cmd.exe.


Introduction to PowerShell

  • start the course
  • describe PowerShell and its relationship with the .NET Framework
  • recognize why learning PowerShell is important
  • describe the differences between Windows PowerShell and the Windows command line
  • list the major version differences in Windows PowerShell
  • determine the version of the Windows Management Framework and Windows PowerShell
  • describe how to install the Windows Management Framework and PowerShell 5.1
  • provide an overview of new features in PowerShell 5.0

PowerShell ISE

  • describe best practices for working with Windows PowerShell
  • describe the Windows Management Framework
  • navigate the Windows PowerShell Integrated Scripting Environment
  • run cmdlets with the Windows PowerShell Integrated Scripting Environment
  • describe Windows PowerShell Host Applications





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