DOS command

DOS command

An instruction that DOS and Windows execute from the command line or from within a batch file. See Windows commands and cmd abc's.
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The Automation Anywhere Integration Pack is compatible with many popular applications, including Microsoft Office, Firefox, DOS command prompt, Java Application and Applets, Telnet, Unix Shell, and many others.
The 13-year-old student just wanted to show a classmate a trick his father had taught him: How to send a text message between computers using a built-in DOS command. But Carl's one-word message, "Hey!," showed up on every computer in school, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports.
It got to the stage when decorating the spare bedroom was to have been a welcome release in this fraught weekend of DOS command prompts,dowels and wood glue.
Other features that are part of the package include wireless access to Microsoft Windows Services, user accounts and logs, start/stop services, processes, drivers and servers, remote DOS command execution and an interface to Windows Services and other accounts.
Moreover, as volumes of data pile up on ever-larger disk drives, clicking down through complex tiers of folders seems to some users nearly as arduous as using the DOS command line.
Curiously, the DOS command "share.exe" must be in the user's autoexec.bat file for Clipboard to work, which, on my system, also required an increase in the number of files in my config.sys.
I then type the DOS command MEM/C and DOS comes back with a message that I have 634.6k free and that the largest executable program can be 634.5k.
This will place the basic DOS COMMAND.COM file and two hidden files necessary to run DOS on your floppy disk.
To start an application from the Program Manager, you no longer have to enter a DOS command, you only need to move the mouse to the icon depicting the application desired and double click the mouse.
This feature lets the user temporarily suspend the accounting system, either access an entirely separate application or execute a DOS command, and then, when finished, reactivate the accounting system.
:COPIER is not a DOS command but the name of a subroutine.
I could still use my favorite utilities by temporarily switching to DOS using Windows' DOS command. The context switch takes 2.9 seconds to enter DOS and 2.0 seconds to return to Windows on a 16MHz, 386-SX computer, but that is not the main problem.