This module is meant to assist with the development and testing of DSC Resources.

Minimum PowerShell version


Installation Options

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Install-Module -Name xDSCResourceDesigner

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Install-PSResource -Name xDSCResourceDesigner

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Package Details


  • Microsoft Corporation


DesiredStateConfiguration DSC DSCResourceKit DSCResource


New-xDscResourceProperty New-xDscResource Update-xDscResource Test-xDscResource Test-xDscSchema Import-xDscSchema


This module has no dependencies.

Release Notes

* Fix Parameter Blocks to conform to Dsc Style Guidlelines [issue 79](https://github.com/PowerShell/xDSCResourceDesigner/issues/79).
* Fix README.md MarkDownLint Errors and Formatting Issues


Version History

Version Downloads Last updated (current version) 223,340 10/30/2019 102,568 7/25/2018 1,905 6/13/2018 1,985 5/2/2018 88,886 5/18/2016 1,723 3/31/2016 1,275 2/3/2016 3,045 10/15/2015 1,001 7/24/2015 225 6/9/2015 165 5/2/2015 61 4/24/2015 201 12/18/2014 110 7/22/2014
1.1.1 108 5/13/2014
1.1 47 4/8/2014
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