How to Open PowerShell as Administrator in Windows 10
In this article, I will review a number of methods to open a new PowerShell Console as Administrator in Windows 10. This mode is also known as 'elevated PowerShell'. It can be useful for various maintenance and administrative tasks.
How to Open PowerShell in Windows 10 (all methods)
Using PowerShell and its cmdlets can be very helpful. It often extends existing functionality of Windows 10, and even adds features that are missing by default. Once you learn all the PowerShell cmdlets, automating Windows is really easy.
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.