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This is the built-in help made by Microsoft for the command 'Get-WindowsDeveloperLicense', in PowerShell version 5 - as retrieved from Windows version 'Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard' PowerShell help files on 2016-06-23.

For PowerShell version 3 and up, where you have Update-Help, this command was run just before creating the web pages from the help files.


Provides information about a developer license for the current computer.


Get-WindowsDeveloperLicense [<CommonParameters>]

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The Get-WindowsDeveloperLicense cmdlet provides information about the developer license present on the current computer. For more information about developer licenses, see
Get a developer license (Windows Store apps) (Windows) (http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/apps/hh974578.aspx) in the Microsoft Developer Network library.

The cmdlet gets an object that contains the expiration date for the developer license and a Boolean value that indicates whether that license is valid. If the cmdlet does
not find a developer license, it informs you that there is no developer license on the current computer.



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Example 1: Get developer license status

PS C:\> Get-WindowsDeveloperLicense

This command checks for a developer license for the current computer. If there is a license on the computer, the cmdlet displays whether it is valid and when it expires. If
the computer does not have a developer license, the cmdlet returns an error.