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PowerShell is a cross-platform (Windows, Linux, and macOS) automation and configuration tool/framework that works well with your existing tools and is optimized for dealing with structured data (e.g. JSON, CSV, XML, etc.), REST APIs, and object models. It includes a command-line shell, an associated scripting language and a framework for processing cmdlets.

PowerShell follows the Modern Lifecycle Policy.

More information is available on the PowerShell website.

You should be running one of the supported release numbers listed above in the rightmost column.

You can check the version that you are currently using by running:

pwsh -v

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