Windows Start Options - Replace "Windows Terminal" with "Command Prompt"


Arsh

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Hi
Is there anyway I can just switch Windows Terminal in the Win+X Menu to Command Prompt app? There is also a problem where Terminal is not opening when using start options, which is why I want to switch to CMD. Windows 10 had this option in start menu options to replace powershell with command prompt. wondering if windows 11 has the same?
 

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You can select the Command Prompt from within Terminal, and set it to always open Command Prompt at start in settings, much better I think as you can still use PowerShell if needed
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I know that cause I have already applied that. I am currently facing a problem where pressing Windows Terminal through Windows+X key is not doing anything.

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Please see if you can help me as this issue is bugging me a lot.
 

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Hello Arsh, :)

I had the same issue of Windows Terminal not opening.

I reset the the "Terminal" app using option 1 below to fix it.


You can also change the default terminal app to be either "Windows Console Host" or "Windows Terminal".

 

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