Provides information about a developer license for the current computer.


Get-WindowsDeveloperLicense [ <CommonParameters>]

Detailed Description

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) ( 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.



This cmdlet supports the common parameters: -Verbose, -Debug, -ErrorAction, -ErrorVariable, -OutBuffer, and -OutVariable. For more information, see    about_CommonParameters (


The input type is the type of the objects that you can pipe to the cmdlet.


The output type is the type of the objects that the cmdlet emits.

  • WindowsDeveloperLicense


Example 1: Get developer license status

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.

PS C:\> Get-WindowsDeveloperLicense

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