Where is download for Windows Management Framework 4.0?

Nina G 46 Reputation points
2021-12-06T23:00:53.893+00:00

I have a few Server 2008 R2s and I'd like to get Powershell 5.0. From what I've seen, it requires to upgrade to WMF 4.0 prior to going to WMF 5.0. However, I can't seem to find a download link for WMF 4.0.

MS seems to have pulled it. Is it just not possible on 2008 R2s to go to WMF 5.0?

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  1. Dave Patrick 426K Reputation points MVP
    2021-12-06T23:12:58.283+00:00

    Looks to have been a problem for some time.
    https://github.com/MicrosoftDocs/PowerShell-Docs/issues/4233

    but an alternative here
    https://www.ajtek.ca/wam/system-requirements/windows-server-2012/

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