DOS prompt


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DOS prompt

The message DOS displays when it is ready to accept input on the command line. See cmd abc's.
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If you don't know the IP address of your AP, re-open the DOS prompt and type ipconfig and look for information on the default gateway.
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COM at the DOS prompt or when running the DATE or DIR commands.
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11, Windows 95, and most popular MS-DOS applications through the Windows DOS prompt, and is true Plug-and-Play compliant.
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