How to open Command Prompt in Windows (all versions)

How to open Command Prompt in Windows (all versions)

Here you can find, how to open Command Prompt in Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista, XP, ME, 2000, 98, 95. Windows Command Prompt is a command line interpreter program that is included with various versions of Windows OS beginning with Windows NT. It is similar to the console-based Disk Operating System (DOS) that was used before Windows was introduced as a graphical user interface. Command Prompt can be used to browse through directories and to execute programs and batch files with the help of specific commands.

Windows Command Prompt is also known as cmd.exe, console window and CMD prompt.

 

 

How to open command prompt in Windows 10:

  1. Click Start with right mouse button
  2. Select Run
  3. Type cmd and press Enter.
  4. Done

Notice: For some commands and options to work in the Windows Vista and 7 command line you must run the command line as administrator. To do this, right-click on the cmd icon and choose Run as administrator.

 

How to open command prompt in Windows 8:

  1. Get to the Start screen
  2. Type cmd and press Enter.

or

  1. Move the mouse cursor to the very bottom-left corner of the screen and right-click, or press Windows key + X.
  2. In the power user task menu, select either Command Prompt or Command Prompt (Admin).

 

How to open command prompt in Windows Vista and 7:

  1. Click Start.
  2. Type cmd and press Enter.

Notice: For some commands and options to work in the Windows Vista and 7 command line you must run the command line as administrator. To do this, right-click on the cmd icon and choose Run as administrator.

 

How to open command prompt in Windows NT, 2000, and XP:

  1. Click Start.
  2. Click Run.
  3. Type cmd or command and press Enter.

 

How to open command prompt in Windows 95, 98, and ME:

If you can get into Windows 95, 98 or ME, you can get to a MS-DOS prompt by following the steps below.

  1. Click Start
  2. Click Run
  3. Type “command” and press enter. 

 

 

 

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