1. What's it?

WSL stands for Windows Subsystem for Linux 2, which enables developers to use Linux tools, like Bash or Grep, completely integrated with Windows tools.

2. Why do I need to install WSL?

3. How to install WSL on Windows 10/11

  1. 1.
    On Windows 10/11, search: Command Prompt app
  2. 2.
    Right-click on the app -> Select Run as administrator option.
  3. 3.
    When the App is opened, copy & paste the following command:
wsl --install
4. Done ✅

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