There is now a functioning Windows PowerShell public newsgroup.

It's called

It's on the news server.

Point your newsreader and start reading and posting!


Newsgroups are a great way of staying up to date about many Microsoft topics. There are about 2,000 public newsgroups on the servers.
At the moment, discussion of Windows PowerShell takes place on the newsgroup.

The news server is

If you haven't used newsgroups before you can use Outlook Express which is installed with many flavours of Windows. There are many other newsreaders, such as Thunderbird and Agent.

A new newsgroup, specific for Windows PowerShell, is likely to be available later this month or next month. Once the new newsgroup is up and running I will post a pointer to its location.