How To Remove PowerShell From Context Menu in Windows 10

With the Windows 10 Creators Update and above, the context menu option ‘Open command window here’ is replaced by ‘Open PowerShell window here’ entry. PowerShell replaces Command Prompt in the Win+X or Power User menu as well.

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How To Remove Edit with Photos Context Menu in Windows 10

Windows 10 comes with a new app, Photos. It adds a new context menu item ‘Edit With Photos’ which opens your images in the app. If you don’t plan to use this option and want to declutter the right-click context menu, here is how to remove it.

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How To Remove Edit with Paint 3D Context Menu in Windows 10

Starting with Creators Update version 1703, Windows 10 comes with a new app, Paint 3D. It adds a new context menu item ‘Edit With Paint 3D’ which opens your images in the app. If you don’t plan to use this option and want to declutter the right-click context menu, here is how to remove it.

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Add Settings Context Menu to Desktop in Windows 10

If you a Windows 10 user, you can add categories of Settings to the desktop context menu. This post describes a registry tweak that utilizes ms-settings: URI commands, which form the menu.

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Stop Auto Reopen of Apps in Windows 10

One of the many changes in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update is that the OS now automatically reopens apps that were running before shutdown or restart. If you shut down Windows 10, next time some of previously running apps are relaunched. This behavior could be unwanted for many.

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Add Command Prompt to Win+X Menu in Windows 10 Creators Update

In Windows 10 Creators Update version 1703, Microsoft enabled PowerShell by default in the Win+X menu and removed Command Prompt. You can restore the command prompt item in the Win+X menu in Settings.

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Restore “Open command window here” menu item in Windows 10 Creators Update

In Windows 10 Creators Update, the context menu command “Open command window here” was replaced with “Open Powershell window here”. Here is a simple tweak to bring the command prompt back in the context menu of File Explorer.

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