Microsoft Windows Management Framework

Microsoft Windows Management Framework

Update PowerShell, PowerShell DSC, Windows Remote Management (WinRM), and Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI)


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UPDATED: MICROSOFT WINDOWS MANAGEMENT FRAMEWORK 5.1

July 27th, 2020

Microsoft Windows Management Framework 5.1
Update PowerShell, PowerShell DSC, Windows Remote Management (WinRM), and Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI)

Now returns code 3010 when a reboot is required, instead of code 2359301

  • Install .NET Framework 4.8, if needed
  • Choose the installer, based on the OS version and architecture
  • Install Windows Management Framework
    • Convert Windows Update return codes to standard return codes (e.g. 3010 = reboot required)
Command line arguments
<none> - Minimally interactive install
/u - Unattended install
/s - Silent install
Exit codes
Common exit codes





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NEW: MICROSOFT WINDOWS MANAGEMENT FRAMEWORK 5.1

August 27th, 2018

Microsoft Windows Management Framework 5.1
Update PowerShell, PowerShell DSC, Windows Remote Management (WinRM), and Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI)

  • Install the prerequisite: .NET Framework 4.7.2
  • Choose the installer, based on the OS version and architecture
  • Install Windows Management Framework 5.1
Command line arguments
<none> - Minimally interactive install
/u - Unattended install
/s - Silent install
Exit codes
Common exit codes




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