Goodbye CMD prompt – and update your PowerShell help

Powershell is becoming the new default command line.  It’s more powerfull and computers and operating systems always change. Before you get started, you may want to update it.  Right click your menu icon. Select Windows PowerShell (Admin)

powershell

Next type – Get-Help dir

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Can I still get to the CMD prompt?  Yes – simply type CMD after clicking the menu icon.  Next right click on the CMD program and run as an administrator.

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Windows PowerShell Tutorials

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