The Windows Console’s colors are getting their first overhaul in more than 20 years! Hurray!

The default color values have been changed to improve legibility of darker colors on modern screens, and to give the Console a more modern look & feel.

For example, Windows Console’s legacy blue is very difficult to read on a modern high-contrast displays


Microsoft is updating the windows console colors for the first time in 20 years. Apples Terminal has done this since as long as I can remember you’re just a little late Microsoft.