How to install powershell on macOS


Powershell is available for macOS 10.13 or higher, you can get it installed using brew,

  1. Make sure brew is installed on your macOS - Installing brew on macOS

  2. Run command: brew install --cask powershell

  3. One the installation is completed - you can check if the installation was successful by switching to powershell using pwsh command.
% brew install --cask powershell
Downloading https://github.com/PowerShell/PowerShell/releases/download/v7.2.1/powershell-7.2.1-osx-arm64.pkg
...
...
==> Running installer for powershell; your password may be necessary.
Package installers may write to any location; options such as `--appdir` are ignored.
Password:
installer: Package name is PowerShell - 7.2.1
installer: Installing at base path /
installer: The install was successful.
🍺  powershell was successfully installed!
Install Powershell on macOS
Install Powershell on macOS

Read more: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powershell/scripting/install/installing-powershell-on-macos?view=powershell-7.2

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