Once your PC is up-to-date, you can proceed with switching between Command Prompt and PowerShell in WIN+X Menu in Windows 10. In this post, we will learn the following:-
- How to show Windows PowerShell in WinX Menu?
- How to show Command Prompt in WinX Menu?
Basically, you can show either Command Prompt for Windows PowerShell in the WinX menu. If you frequently use the Command Prompt, you can show the Command Prompt in the Win+X menu. Those who prefer to use Windows PowerShell can choose it to show in the WinX menu. It would be best if you decided your preferred option between Command Prompt and Windows PowerShell.
To see PowerShell in the WinX menu, perform the following steps:-
Step 1. Open the Settings app by pressing the
Step 2. Click on the
Step 3. Under the Personalization, on the left-side pane, click on the
Step 4. On the right side pane of Taskbar, Turn toggle On next to “Replace Command Prompt with Windows PowerShell in the menu when I right-click the start button or press Windows key + X.”
Now access the
If you want to see the Command Prompt in the WinX menu instead of Windows PowerShell, perform the following steps:-
Step 1. Perform a right-click on the Windows 10 Taskbar and select
Step 2. In the Personalization category, click on the
Step 3. On the right side pane of the Taskbar, turn Off toggle switch next to “Replace Command Prompt with Windows PowerShell in the menu when I right-click the start button or press Windows key + X.”
Now access the Power User Menu by performing a right-click on the Start button or pressing Windows key + X; you will see Command Prompt and Command Prompt (Admin) appear in the Win+X menu instead of PowerShell and PowerShell (Admin).
You can even use Win+X and then A keyboard shortcuts to open an elevated Command Prompt.