Microsoft published the WMF 5.1 for Windows 7 [Quick Guide]

9:19 pm January 21, 20177281

Microsoft for announced on my blog that the Windows Management Framework (WMF) 5.1 is now available for download for Windows 7, as well as Windows 8.1.

Servers versions equivalent to Windows Server 2012 R2 and Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012 also benefit from this update of the framework.

This will allow you to benefit from the same version of PowerShell elements such as 5.1, WMI, WinRM and SIL components on Windows Server 2016 and 10 Anniversary Update Windows.

To see what’s new: WMF 5.1 Release Notes

Microsoft specifies that the installation procedure for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 is now different, it is no longer necessary to install WMF 4.0 beforehand, you will find the installation instructions on this link: Installation WMF 5.1