How I set up PowerShell to look good

Written by Bjørn Einar Bjartnes

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An image showing the end result in PowerShell

Installing fonts

Install instructions on Windows are good, just follow those!

Installing Windows Terminal

This needs to be installed through the Windows Store...

Installing Starship

Install instructions for PowerShell are also pretty good. Likely you need to run notepad.exe as admin to create and save that file. On my system it looks like this.

Shows how to type "echo $PROFILE" in PowerShell

Setting the fonts.

To open the settings, i use the shortcut CTRL+,

(Btw, I recommend using these fonts in Visual Studio, Visual Studio Code etc too)

Finding the fonts - Profiles, Additional settings

Setting the fonts

**Happy hacking!

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