PowerTip: Start a Process in a Minimized Window by Using PowerShell

Summary: Learn how to start a process in a minimized window by using Windows PowerShell.

Hey, Scripting Guy! Question How can I start a new process in a minimized window?

                    Hey, Scripting Guy! Answer Use the Start-Process cmdlet and specify a window style of minimized, as shown here.

                                                 Start-Process notepad -WindowStyle Minimized