PowerShell Windows

Open-source PowerShell projects categorized as Windows

Top 23 PowerShell Window Projects

  • Scoop

    A command-line installer for Windows.

    Project mention: Scoop: A command-line installer for Windows | news.ycombinator.com | 2023-09-06
  • Sophia-Script-for-Windows

    :zap: The most powerful PowerShell module on GitHub for fine-tuning Windows 10 & Windows 11

    Project mention: Ask HN: Safest open source Win11 privacy tool? | news.ycombinator.com | 2023-09-08
  • InfluxDB

    Collect and Analyze Billions of Data Points in Real Time. Manage all types of time series data in a single, purpose-built database. Run at any scale in any environment in the cloud, on-premises, or at the edge.

  • commando-vm

    Complete Mandiant Offensive VM (Commando VM), a fully customizable Windows-based pentesting virtual machine distribution. [email protected]

    Project mention: Create Gold Image from Custom Windows VM | /r/sysadmin | 2023-03-19

    I have a customised version of Windows 10 (https://github.com/mandiant/commando-vm) that I want to be able to install as a base image onto new hard drives.

  • Win-Debloat-Tools

    These scripts will Customize, Debloat and Improve Privacy/Performance and System Responsiveness on Windows 10+.

    Project mention: Unlimited Kagi searches for $10 per month | news.ycombinator.com | 2023-09-21
  • PrivescCheck

    Privilege Escalation Enumeration Script for Windows

    Project mention: Windows scheduled task PE | /r/oscp | 2023-04-27
  • Fido

    A PowerShell script to download Windows or UEFI Shell ISOs

    Project mention: How to download the ISO Windows 10 directly? | /r/Windows10 | 2023-05-02

    fido is what it uses, and can be run on its own, to download any 10 or 11 iso.

  • PowerRemoteDesktop

    Remote Desktop entirely coded in PowerShell.

  • SonarQube

    Static code analysis for 29 languages.. Your projects are multi-language. So is SonarQube analysis. Find Bugs, Vulnerabilities, Security Hotspots, and Code Smells so you can release quality code every time. Get started analyzing your projects today for free.

  • windows_hardening

    HardeningKitty and Windows Hardening settings and configurations

    Project mention: Enabling Services on Windows 10 to Improve System Security | /r/techsupport | 2023-03-30

    You can try this tool, or some other similar tool. It hardens Windows 10 using the latest guidelines from several organisations. Of course you need to be careful doing this, it can very easily ruin your Windows installation.

  • Phant0m

    Windows Event Log Killer

    Project mention: Privacy tools for Windows 10 | /r/privacy | 2022-11-09
  • PersistenceSniper

    Powershell module that can be used by Blue Teams, Incident Responders and System Administrators to hunt persistences implanted in Windows machines. Official Twitter/X account @PersistSniper. Made with ❤️ by @last0x00 and @dottor_morte

  • BurntToast

    Module for creating and displaying Toast Notifications on Microsoft Windows 10.

    Project mention: CEO wants computers to EXPLODE with confetti when we reach a milestone! - Help pls | /r/sysadmin | 2023-07-09
  • packer-windows

    Windows Templates for Packer: Windows 11, Windows 10, Windows Server 2022, 2019, 2016, also with Docker (by StefanScherer)

  • move-wsl

    Easily move your WSL distros VHDX file to a new location.

  • WSLab

    Azure Stack HCI, Windows 10 and Windows Server rapid lab deployment scripts

  • Win11Debloat

    A simple powershell script to remove bloatware apps from windows, disable telemetry, bing in windows search aswell as perform various other changes to declutter and improve your windows experience. This script works for both windows 10 and windows 11.

    Project mention: Win11Debloat is a simple script that removes pre-installed windows bloatware | /r/patient_hackernews | 2023-08-03
  • PowerZure

    PowerShell framework to assess Azure security

  • HardeningKitty

    HardeningKitty - Checks and hardens your Windows configuration

    Project mention: If You Had To Create All IT Policies From Scratch | /r/sysadmin | 2023-06-29

    Also Hardening-Kitty. https://github.com/scipag/HardeningKitty

  • dorado

    🐟 Yet Another bucket for lovely Scoop

    Project mention: Stupid Fast Scoop Search v1.0 | /r/rust | 2022-10-29
  • CCStopper

    Stops Adobe's pesky background apps and more 😉

    Project mention: Only 'try' or 'buy' option | /r/AdobeZii | 2023-07-06

    If you haven't activated CCStopper, look in the guide. Here is a short tutorial: 1. Download the CCStopper ZIP here.

  • Windows-Optimize-Harden-Debloat

    Enhance the security and privacy of your Windows 10 and Windows 11 deployments with our fully optimized, hardened, and debloated script. Adhere to industry best practices and Department of Defense STIG/SRG requirements for optimal performance and security.

    Project mention: Which of these solutions for windows 10 privacy enhancing? | /r/PrivacyGuides | 2022-10-16
  • tunic

    Install Linux from a running Windows system, without need for a live USB.

    Project mention: Pour one out for our long lost brethren, this is where I got my start | /r/linuxmasterrace | 2022-12-14
  • Pode

    Pode is a Cross-Platform PowerShell web framework for creating REST APIs, Web Sites, and TCP/SMTP servers

    Project mention: HTTP server in powershell for Sharing files | /r/PowerShell | 2023-06-06

    I use Pode for my little projects. One mocks the api's of a device for testing a module with out having the device exposed to the internet for GitHub actions. Pode also works well under Linux.

  • PSWinReporting

    This PowerShell Module has multiple functionalities, but one of the signature features of this module is the ability to parse Security logs on Domain Controllers providing easy to use access to AD Events.

    Project mention: AD web request | /r/activedirectory | 2023-02-20
  • Mergify

    Tired of breaking your main and manually rebasing outdated pull requests?. Managing outdated pull requests is time-consuming. Mergify's Merge Queue automates your pull request management & merging. It's fully integrated to GitHub & coordinated with any CI. Start focusing on code. Try Mergify for free.

NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2023-09-21.

PowerShell Windows related posts


What are some of the best open-source Window projects in PowerShell? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 Scoop 18,571
2 Sophia-Script-for-Windows 6,563
3 commando-vm 6,283
4 Win-Debloat-Tools 3,095
5 PrivescCheck 2,231
6 Fido 2,027
7 PowerRemoteDesktop 1,987
8 windows_hardening 1,963
9 Phant0m 1,652
10 PersistenceSniper 1,500
11 BurntToast 1,274
12 packer-windows 1,204
13 move-wsl 1,131
14 WSLab 1,083
15 Win11Debloat 1,068
16 PowerZure 926
17 HardeningKitty 917
18 dorado 909
19 CCStopper 865
20 Windows-Optimize-Harden-Debloat 832
21 tunic 763
22 Pode 690
23 PSWinReporting 676
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