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

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

Starting with Windows 10 build 14971, Microsoft enabled PowerShell by default in the Win+X menu. Some news sites immediately reported that Microsoft is killing the command prompt. While nobody knows yet what Microsoft's plan is regarding cmd.exe's possible removal, it is not gone in Windows 10 build 14971. You can get the command prompt back in the Win+X menu with just a few clicks.