However, the settings UI is not yet fully integrated, which means that selecting the “Settings” option from the context menu won’t open the experience. Instead, you need to bind the settings UI to a keyboard shortcut in the “settings.json” file. In this guide, you will learn the steps to enable the new settings graphical interface for the Windows Terminal app.

Enable settings UI on Windows Terminal

To enable the new settings graphical interface, use these steps: Once you complete the steps, you can open the Windows Terminal settings UI using the “Ctrl + Shift + ,” keyboard shortcut. Windows Terminal enable settingsUI Since the settings are still in preview, the app will generate a backup of the settings file in case you need to revert the changes. If you need to undo the changes, you can find the backup opening the “settings.json” file with the Visual Studio Code app, right-clicking the tab, and selecting the Reveal in File Explorer option. All content on this site is provided with no warranties, express or implied. Use any information at your own risk. Always backup of your device and files before making any changes. Privacy policy info.