PlasterTemplates – a PowerShell module, containing templates for use with Plaster

Plaster allows developers to scaffold file and folder structure for a new PowerShell module.


To install the PlasterTemplates module use the following command.

Install-Module -Name PlasterTemplates


To get help use the following command.

Get-Help about_PlasterTemplates


PowerShellModule – create a new PowerShell module with Visual Studio Code, Pester, and Azure Pipelines support.

Use the following command to create a new module with a PowerShellModule template.

Invoke-Plaster -TemplatePath 'C:\Program Files\PowerShell\Modules\PlasterTemplates\Templates\PowerShellModule' -DestinationPath c:\PlasterCreatedModule\ -ModuleName PlasterCreatedModule -Description "Module created by Plaster" -Version 1.0 -Options VSCode, Pester, AzurePipelines, Helpers

The TemplatePath parameter value depends on the folder the PlasterTemplates module was installed into.

List available templates

To list templates available on the machine invoke the following cmdlet from Plaster module.

Get-PlasterTemplate -IncludeInstalledModules


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