this is basic dos or command prompt keys cool tricks cmd trick at bottom
first open start menu, then run
then type cmd.exe
if vista just type it in the mini search bar
now you know how to open it
for easy access go to start menu,all programs,accessories,then right click command prompt,go to properties and in shortcut go down to shortcut keys and type any letter or key u want to use to hotkey command prompt (also works with other programs)
I set my as CTRL+ ALT+ C
now say u want to start a program up all u got to do is type( start program name )then hit enter u can put (.exe [start firefox.exe] as well) and the program will open
Now u usally u have differnet drives (C:\, D:\, etc.)
these drives contain the programs in your computer
lets say your in (C:\program files\nero) and what to go back just type ( cd.. ) thats CDdotdot then enter
Now lets say you want to look in that program or file
just type ( CD program or file )and enter C:\programs files\cd nero
Now lets say you dont know whats in that file just type ( dir ) and enter
this is just going to give u a list of every thing in that folder (C:\program files\dir)
Now u found the file u want to open just type the correct name from list(dir) .exe and enter (\program files\mozilla firefox\firefox.exe) now it should open (.EXE, .COM or .BAT)
OK u have program you dont want in your computer just type ( del file )
example (C:\program files\del ares it will tell u to confirm y/n)
Too clear the screen type( cls )
If u need help type HELP
Now say the cmd or command prompt is locked
heres how too open it
open notepad and type( command.com) and save as anyname.bat location desktop
now u'll see a file on the desktop with bolt nut pic and open it
Now u have access to CMD
Ok want to change password ,thats easy just type
C:\net user (username)space *
then its all yours
Want to cahnge ip address for what ever reason
Here's how to do it in windows:
1. Click Start
2. Click run
3. In the run box type cmd.exe and click OK
4. When the command prompt opens type the following. ENTER after each new line.
5. Erase your cookies in whatever browser you are using.
6. Try the rapidshare download again.
Frequently you will be assigned a new IP address when this happens. Sometime you will, sometimes you will not. If you are on a fixed IP address, this method will not work.
What to shutdown a computer simple
type (shutdown space -i) enter
now select who u want to shutdown
I hope i gave some new knowledge for u too use
My first computer was before Windows. DOS (MSDOS and DRDOS) were all we had. But here's a question for you. I have some dos executables that I wrote in QuickBasic and compiled into exe files. When I run them, they go full screen. Is there any way I can do a screen grab from them and later open it in windows paint? Print Screen doesn't capture them. If you can answer this, I'll be very impressed!
To capture a screen image, I make sure the window I want to copy has focus (its title bar is dark blue in the case of Windows OS) hold down one of the Alt keys and then hit PrtScrn (the print screen key) then in paint I do Edit->Paste.
I hope that helps
Thanks, but that's how to capture a screen in windows. A DOS program running in full screen mode isn't in a window, so the print screen key doesn't capture anything. Not to worry - I'll keep hunting
what i do is i open the file u can do that and wait hold on
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