How to call powershell from c++

For dos commands I use system(doscommand) in c++

What can I use for powershell cmdlets in c++

thanks
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gateguardAuthor Commented:
Thanks but I'm looking for something more concrete.

Like I said, to run dos commands in c++ ... system(doscommand)

To run powershell cmdlets in c++ ... ???

Thanks.
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QlemoBatchelor, Developer and EE Topic AdvisorCommented:
You can use the PS SDK from http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=2560 to build a PS host. The host then runs the PS command.
The ISE is such a host, the PS console, etc.
Building a host allows you to have full control over input, actions and output. The examples should show you how to do that. Provided you have managed C++, that is ...
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gateguardAuthor Commented:
I don't see it there.

I'm working with using calling powershell from the system() command.
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QlemoBatchelor, Developer and EE Topic AdvisorCommented:
Using system() for calling PS is very primitive, and cuts you out of any advanced result processing. But if you wish ... Just call
  powershell.exe -NoLogo c:\temp\script.ps1
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