Carbon.Windows.Installer

1.0.0-rc56

The Carbon.Windows.Installer module is a Windows-only module that has functions for reading and installing Windows MSI
files/packages, and for replicating Windows' "Programs and Features"/"Apps and Features"
graphical user interface as objects and text.

Functions include:

* `Get-CInstalledProgram`: reads the registry to determine all the programs installed on
The Carbon.Windows.Installer module is a Windows-only module that has functions for reading and installing Windows MSI
files/packages, and for replicating Windows' "Programs and Features"/"Apps and Features"
graphical user interface as objects and text.

Functions include:

* `Get-CInstalledProgram`: reads the registry to determine all the programs installed on the local computer. Returns
an object for each program. Is an object-based and text-based version of Windows' "Programs and Features"/"Apps and
Features" GUI.
* `Get-CMsi`: reads an MSI file and returns an object exposing the MSI's internal tables, like product name, product
code, product version, etc. Let's you inspect an MSI for its metadata without installing it. Can also download the MSI
file first. This function requires Windows PowerShell or PowerShell 7.1+ on Windows.
* `Install-CMsi`: installs a program from an MSI file, or other file that can be installed by Windows. Can also download
the MSI file to install. This function requires Windows PowerShell or PowerShell 7.1+ on Windows.

System Requirements:

* Windows PowerShell 5.1 on .NET 4.5.2+
* PowerShell 6.2, 7.1, or 7.2
* Windows Server 2012 R2+ or Windows 8.1+
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Minimum PowerShell version

5.1

This is a prerelease version of Carbon.Windows.Installer.

Installation Options

Copy and Paste the following command to install this package using PowerShellGet More Info

Install-Module -Name Carbon.Windows.Installer -RequiredVersion 1.0.0-rc56 -AllowPrerelease

Copy and Paste the following command to install this package using Microsoft.PowerShell.PSResourceGet More Info

Install-PSResource -Name Carbon.Windows.Installer -Version 1.0.0-rc56 -Prerelease

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Manually download the .nupkg file to your system's default download location. Note that the file won't be unpacked, and won't include any dependencies. Learn More

Author(s)

WebMD Health Services

Copyright

(c) WebMD Health Services.

Package Details

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Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
2.0.0 141,329 8/26/2022
1.0.0 384 12/22/2021
1.0.0-rc56 (current version) 29 12/14/2021
1.0.0-rc52 27 12/10/2021