How to set up Docker Quickstart Terminal in Cmder?

The following shows yuav ua li cas set up the Docker Quickstart Terminal in Cmder.

  1. Enter the Setup tasks screen
    Keyboard shortcut
    Win + Alt + T
    Via menu
    + button -> Setup tasks….

    Setup tasks button and menu

  2. Expand Startup and Choose Tasks
    Expand startup and choose tasks

  3. Add a new Predefined task
    Keyboard shortcut
    Alt + Shift + +
    Via Menu
    + button

  4. Name the task by replacing Group{number} with
     Tools::Docker Quickstart Terminal

    The first part defines the task category and the second part is the task name

  5. Define the task parameters.
     /dir "%DOCKER_TOOLBOX_INSTALL_PATH%" /icon "d:\User\Pictures\Icons\if_github_334641.ico"

    Here a custom icon is used, ensure that your path and .ico file is specified.

    Help
    /dirsets the working directory, where new processes will be started
    /iconicon that is displayed in the tabs

  6. Add the commands
     *"C:\PROGRA~1\Git\bin\sh.exe" -i "%DOCKER_TOOLBOX_INSTALL_PATH%\start.sh" -new_console:t:"Docker Terminal"

    Docker Client on Qhov rais should be run as elevated as we have set up here. Ensure that the path to the Git binary files matches your set-up.

    Help
    * – run as elevated
    -iprogram arguments
    -new_console:ttab name
    -new_console:d – directory

 

Your final set-up should look like the following

Cmder task setup for Docker quickstart terminal