Over time, the Powershell software available on the Windows operating system gained a lot of popularity and became an independent project.
The Powershell software available on the Windows operating system and the new Powershell project may coexist.
We are going to teach you how to install the Powershell stand-alone project.
Access the Powershell project website available on Github.
Download the latest version available to your operational system.
In our example we downloaded the Powershell file named: PowerShell-7.0.0-win-x64.msi
Start the Powershell 7 installation.
On this screen, select the following options:
• Enable Powershell remoting.
• Add 'Open here' context menus to Explorer
Click on the Next button until the installation is finished.
On the Start menu, search for an application named: PowerShell 7.
Verify the PowerShell version being used.
Here is the command output:
Congratulations! You have finished the installation of Powershell version 7.