Install Windows Terminal on Windows Server 2022 🌱

What is Windows Terminal?

The Windows Terminal is a modern, fast, efficient, powerful, and productive terminal application for users of command-line tools and shells like Command Prompt, PowerShell, and 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. -
  1. Log into the Server 2022 device
  2. Download the latest Windows Terminal release Download
  3. Open File Explorer and navigate to the download location
  4. Rename the downloaded msixbundle Microsoft.WindowsTerminal.msixbundle
  5. While holding Shift, right click in the whitespace > Open PowerShell window here
  6. Run the following command in Powershell
    # install Windows Terminal
    Add-AppxPackage -Path .\Microsoft.WindowsTerminal.msixbundle
  7. That's it! Windows Terminal is now installed on Server 2022