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Microsoft Windows PowerShell 3.0 First Look by Adam Driscoll

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Roles and feature based modules

These modules are available for specified roles and features of the Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 operating systems. They are not available to users who install the Windows Management Framework outside of these operating systems. Many of these modules require that a role or feature be installed. Several will not even be available until the role or feature is installed.

Hyper-V module

This module requires Hyper-V role, and it is imported using the following command:

PS C:\> Import-Module Hyper-V

Hyper-V is Microsoft's virtualization platform. It is a type 1 hypervisor and comes packaged as a configurable role in both Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012. Although this role was available in previous versions of the ...

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