In Windows you have more than 200 CMD commands available. By means of the command line you can control most of the operating system, the computer or the disk drives. Windows console commands allow you to organize files or execute network tasks. For this it is necessary to know the correct commands. We explain how to use the CMD commands, their functions and how to…
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Using the system console is not only a GNU/Linux thing. Windows also has one that you can access whenever you want, and although it is an operating system in which you will rarely need it, that doesn’t mean that you can’t be curious and want to start testing to what extent it can make some tasks easier.
Let’s start with the basic commands of the Windows console. These are the commands with which you will be able to move through it, access different directories and obtain information about the folders you are in. You will also be able to create new folders and even files directly and just by typing the relevant commands.
CD One of the most essential commands of the Windows console. It serves to change directory, using the formula *cd <DirectoryPath >* to go to the directory or folder you tell it to, or *cd..* (with a colon) to exit a folder and go to the top level or folder where it was hosted.
DIR The command lists the contents of the directory or folder you are in, showing all the subfolders or files it has. With this command you can find out if the file you are looking for is there or which subfolder to navigate to.
Command Prompt (windows 10 administrator)
As we all know Windows is mainly characterized by its graphical interface. With this operating system everything, or almost everything, we can do thanks to its complex windowed environment. But in this system not only we have this option to move, in this article we will see how to use the Windows 10 command prompt, also called CMD.
The Windows command prompt or CMD is one of the indispensable resources, especially for computer system administrators. CMD is an end or console where we can work in the operating system without using a mouse or graphical window environment.
Through this window of black appearance, we will be able to move through the different directories that are in our system, to make configurations of all type, to execute applications and all type of things. But we will not be able to do this by clicking a mouse or viewing windows, all this will be done through commands that will show through this screen the functions they do.
Start is a Windows visual interface that displays some of the most used programs, folders of interest and pinned programs for Windows 10. In Windows 8 this visual may appear by default covering the entire screen. For these two operating systems, the command prompt opens by following the instructions:
The file explorer is the folder system that Windows uses to sort and display information. If you are inside a folder, you are inside this explorer. This is also the way to access the command prompt: