What is PS1 file?
The PS1 file extension is a Microsoft Windows PowerShell Cmdlet File. It is used to store all the commands that are available for use within the Windows PowerShell environment. It stores these commands in a text document with .ps1 file extension. The PS1 file extension is an open-source text file written in the programming language, PowerShell. The name of this file identifies it as a PowerShell script, or "PS1" for short. This means that by default, any text editor will open the PS1 files created with PowerShell without any additional configuration needed. When you want to edit your .ps1 files on Windows, you will need to use a third-party application called Notepad++ or some other alternative tool instead of using Notepad directly on Windows 10 or earlier versions of Windows
PS1 Format details
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Software, that convert PS1 files
The easiest way to convert a PS1 file is to save it in a different file format using dedicated software. Below you will find a list of software programs that can handle PS1 files. Open your PS1 file with one of them and save in another file format.
- Microsoft Windows
- Microsoft Windows PowerShell