PowerShellStandard.Library 5.1.0 Prefix Reserved

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Install-Package PowerShellStandard.Library -Version 5.1.0
dotnet add package PowerShellStandard.Library --version 5.1.0
<PackageReference Include="PowerShellStandard.Library" Version="5.1.0" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add PowerShellStandard.Library --version 5.1.0
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#r "nuget: PowerShellStandard.Library, 5.1.0"
#r directive can be used in F# Interactive, C# scripting and .NET Interactive. Copy this into the interactive tool or source code of the script to reference the package.
// Install PowerShellStandard.Library as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=PowerShellStandard.Library&version=5.1.0

// Install PowerShellStandard.Library as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=PowerShellStandard.Library&version=5.1.0
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Enable same Module to support PowerShell Core and Windows PowerShell

PowerShell Core 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.

Windows PowerShell is a Windows command-line shell designed especially for system administrators. Windows PowerShell includes an interactive prompt and a scripting environment that can be used independently or in combination.

The PowerShell Standard has been created to assist developers create modules and PowerShell hosts which will use only APIs that exist across different versions of PowerShell. It is a reference only assembly and relies on the host (Windows PowerShell or PowerShell Core) to provide the runtime assembly.


This package has no dependencies.

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This is a .NET Framework enhancement framework. Main features are Versioning, Finance, Currency, Foreign Exchange, Money, Pricing strategy, Telemetry, Composite Weighted Progress, Repository and Unity of Wok pattern implementation with Entity Framework Core, Network Connectivity Service and Triggering, Settings, Windows Registry configuration source, Azure Storage Repository, MongoDB Repository, NoDB Repository, Lingual and Regional Localization, Serialization, Rest Requester, Rest Repository, Dependency Injection, Composition Root Setup base classes.


Common components for creating PowerShell binary commands


Package Description


Base library for the powershell module. It introduces Command object which makes cmdlet modular.


A small library of PSCmdlet extension methods including LINQ parameter checking.

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7.0.0-preview.1 12,679 4/3/2020
5.1.0 667,820 11/30/2018
5.1.0-RC1 3,591 10/12/2018
5.1.0-preview-06 30,173 7/30/2018
5.1.0-preview-05 833 7/12/2018
5.1.0-preview-04 4,610 6/20/2018
5.1.0-preview-03 5,990 3/30/2018
5.1.0-preview-02 1,061 3/22/2018
5.1.0-preview-01 1,059 2/24/2018
3.0.0-preview-02 34,160 2/24/2018
3.0.0-preview-01 12,481 8/17/2017