- Open up Windows Powershell as Administrator
- Run the following command:
- You should be able to now run commands in the Visual Studio Code terminal for Angular and Node.js.
I was trying to create my first Angular project using Visual Studio code, I successfully got the Angular CLI installed alongside Node.js. But when I tried to run the command ng new (also errors for ng serve command) I was met with the following error message:
I was able to resolve this error message by opening Windows Powershell as Administrator and then running the following command:
This error is thrown because Windows does not want just any random powershell script to run on your machine. For more information about this command please read Microsoft’s Article - About Execution Policies.
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Thanks for reading and I hope this solution helped you out when setting up your first Angular project in Visual Studio Code.