ComSpec


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ComSpec

(COMmand interpreter SPECification) A DOS/Windows environment variable that contains the path to the location of the system file that executes commands on the command line (COMMAND.COM in DOS and CMD.EXE in Windows). See environment variable.
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The SURYES bonus-sharing variable does not enter this specification, but PRO, ATRISY, and COMSPEC remain.
ATRISK and PRO remain statistically significant, but %ENR and COMSPEC no longer are.
Most involve pointing the user to an invalid copy of COMMAND.COM when starting the application and then resetting the COMSPEC after program execution.