I would like, by default, for PowerShell to be launched instead of Command when, say, running a batch file, or when I "Open Command Window Here", etc.
You're not going to get very far with running CMD batch files in PowerShell.
You can try changing the
save the file as *.ps1 instead of *.bat and it will use powershell
I just did a very quick test and the following registry entry will add a "PowerShell here" item to the context menu of all folders in explorer:
Just import it into the registry.
I am using
Regarding cmd scripts/batch files. I think it does not make much sense to run CMD scripts within PowerShell by default. But it might be possible as well by modifying