If you need to open Windows Explorer from your current location while working in PowerShell, simply use this command:
You can supply a full path as well if you’d like that:
If you have my ConsoleExtensions module installed, you can combine it with the Get-SpecialFolders function:
explorer Get-SpecialFolder MyDocuments
Or event shorted “start .”
And even shorter
Alias for start-process, same as start, but doesn’t roll off the tongue as easily.
“start .” wins since it works in command line as well.
It was suggested on Twitter an *even* shorter version: ‘ii .’ 🙂