PowerTip: Check Windows 8 Edition by Using PowerShell 3.0

Dr Scripto

Summary: Use Windows PowerShell 3.0 to determine the specific edition of Windows 8 running on your computer.

Hey, Scripting Guy! Question Using Windows PowerShell 3.0 in Windows 8, how can you determine the edition of Windows that is installed?

Hey, Scripting Guy! Answer Use the Get-WindowsEdition cmdlet with the Online switch:

           Get-WindowsEdition -Online



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