How to fix ✅ 'Set-ExecutionPolicy' is not recognized

How to fix ✅ ‘Set-ExecutionPolicy’ is not recognized

Execution policies like a condition. A condition needs to be met to execute certain configurations or scripts. If not, the configuration or script will not run as expected.

ExecutionPolicys are not a security measure.

Execution policy can block certain configuration files or scripts from running

In fact, they can be easily bypassed. In Microsoft words, execution policies are just basic rules. These rules prevent you from unintentionally violating the policies.

In this article, I am going to show you ” ‘Set-ExecutionPolicy’ is not recognized as an internal or external command, operable program or batch file while installing chocolaty

Change Execution Policy in PowerShell

With PowerShell, you must ensure Get-ExecutionPolicy is not Restricted. We suggest using Bypass to bypass the policy to get things installed or AllSigned for quite a bit more security.

  • Run Get-ExecutionPolicy. If it returns Restricted, then run Set-ExecutionPolicy AllSigned or Set-ExecutionPolicy Bypass -Scope Process.

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