If you are using a Windows operating system, you have likely used the latest Windows PowerShell at least once.

Whenever you open PowerShell using Windows Terminal, you get a text message inside the terminal which shows the PowerShell version, the link to download the latest PowerShell, and so on.

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Sometimes this can be annoying, and you might want to remove that text so that message never appears again. There is a way to do that, and in this article I will show you how you can remove the starting text from the terminal once and for all! ✌️

Firstly, open PowerShell in Windows Terminal. You will get the starting text as usual.

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Click the drop down button to get the menu under it.

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Go to Settings.

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You will get an interface like below:

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Click Open JSON file.

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The JSON fill will be opened in a text editor. For me, it is Notepad – but for you, it might be VS Code or any other text editor you want.

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Scroll down until you find the PowerShell block like below.

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Add "commandline": "pwsh.exe -nologo", like below.

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The command should be like this for the PowerShell block:

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Then save the file. You can use the shortcut keys Ctrl + S for this as well.

Click Save.

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Close all the tabs.

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Reopen the terminal and see the magic! 🪄

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Conclusion

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