Windows TerminalÂ is included by default in Windows 11.
The Windows Terminal is a modern, fast, efficient, powerful, and productive terminal application for users ofÂ command-lineÂ tools and shells like Command Prompt, PowerShell, andÂ WSL. Its main features include multiple tabs, panes, Unicode and UTF-8 character support, a GPU accelerated text rendering engine, and custom themes, styles, and configurations.
See also:Â An overview on Windows Terminal
Windows 11 includes aÂ Open in Windows TerminalÂ context menu by default when youÂ right clickÂ orÂ shift + right clickÂ on a folder or folder background, but this does not open Windows Terminal elevated (run as administrator).
This tutorial will show you how to add or remove aÂ Open in Windows Terminal as administratorÂ context menu for all users in Windows 11.
TheÂ Open in Windows Terminal as administratorÂ context menu will allow you to select to open an elevated Windows Terminal to the current folder path with theÂ default shell profile,Â Command PromptÂ shell profile, orÂ Windows PowerShellÂ shell profile.