It’s finally happening. Microsoft is giving developers a command line interface to install their favorite tools. That’s right — at today, Microsoft announced in preview.
This is not simply about helping developers build for Windows. It’s about helping developers and businesses embrace Windows. Microsoft is on a mission to get developers to love using Windows over macOS and Linux. Part of that mission involves releasing tools like for anyone who needs Linux while they code. Another part is helping developers (and IT admins) set up their Windows environments as effortlessly as possible. In a similar vein, Microsoft today also threw in highly requested features for PowerToys: and . But the former is definitely the bigger news.
Windows Package Manager
Windows Package Manager is a command