Installation and Licensing


Visual Studio

PowerShell Pro Tools is included with PowerShell Tools for Visual Studio. You can install it through Visual Studio or download it from the Marketplace.

For offline installation instructions, click here.

Visual Studio Code

The Visual Studio Code extension is available on the Visual Studio Marketplace and can be installed from within Visual Studio Code. Search for PowerShell Pro Tools when searching in VSC.

PowerShell Module

The PowerShell Module is available on the PowerShell Gallery.


Trial Licenses

Trial licenses are automatically installed on machines that have no been licensed previously. You have full access to all features of the product. The license will expire in three weeks.

Purchasing a License

Visit the purchasing page and follow the instructions to purchase a license. A license will be emailed to you within ten minutes of purchase.

Installing a License

Visual Studio

Click Help and About PowerShell Pro Tools to view and change your license.

Visual Studio Code

Use the PowerShell Pro Tools: Install License Key command to install your license. Simply copy and paste the contents of your license in to the text box that appears. You can access the commands by using the Ctrl+Shift+P key stroke.


You can use the Install-PoshProToolsLicense cmdlet to install your license.

Install-PoshProToolsLicense -Path C:\license.txt