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How to fix error for "Microsoft-Windows-Subsystem-Linux"?

trying to subsystem- Linux on my computer Windows 10 but I receive an error

Hi John,
Can you check your computer and find out the following:

With this info, we can try to troubleshoot further.

Can you find out what version of Windows 10 you are running? You may need to update to a more recent version. I notice that you have copyright 2015 at the top of PowerShell, and WSL may not have been available until 2016 based on a quick search.

I would recommend looking into updating your system, restarting, and then trying the command again.