10 February,2012 by Jack Vamvas
This post discusses some methods in configuring the Powershell default start directory
By default , the installation process will add a value to the Start In parameter.
When you start Powershell , the default path will be %HOMEDRIVE%%HOMEPATH%.
Without opening Powershell , view the variable values through the DOS cmd window.
Type: echo %HOMEDRIVE%%HOMEPATH%
To set up a new new start up Powershell directory , change the value in Start in.
Method 2 – Amend $PROFILE and Set-Location
In your $PROFILE file, you can add a
where type_a_path is the path you want to start on.