Setting the console title to be your current working directory

jmanning wrote:



Also, given how common the request is, I’d ask Jeffrey to (pretty-please) also include in this post a prompt function that sets the title to include pwd.


Ask and yea shall receive:


function Prompt
{
  $host.ui.RawUI.WindowTitle = $(get-location)
  “PS> “
}


If you want to see a bunch of great prompt examples, check out:


http://mshforfun.blogspot.com/2006/05/perfect-prompt-for-windows-powershell.html


Jeffrey Snover [MSFT]
Windows PowerShell/Aspen Architect
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PSMDTAG:FAQ:  How do I set the Console Title to my current working directory?


PSMDTAG:SHELL: Prompt


PSMDTAG:ENVIRONMENT: Prompt