DATE – DOS Command

It displays or sets the new date. Command can be run using Microsoft Windows XP Command Prompt (cmd.exe) To view ‘date’ command with its all possible parameters you can use following command. Its like help information to regarding that command. date/? Syntax : Date [/T | date] Use 1: date500

COPY – DOS Command

It copies one or more files from one location to another location. To view ‘copy’ with its all possible parameters you can use following command. Its like help information to regarding that command. copy/? Commands can be run using Microsoft Windows XP Command Prompt (cmd.exe) Syntax : COPY [/D] [/V]500

Clear screen (CLS) – DOS Command

It clears the screen. Command can be run using Microsoft Windows XP Command Prompt (cmd.exe) Syntax : CLS Use : cls -The above ‘cls’ command is used to clear the screen when screen is filled with other command execution logs. Output 1: Microsoft Windows XP [Version 5.1.2600] (C) Copyright 1985-2001500

COLOR – DOS Command

It sets the default console background and foreground colors. Commands can be run using Microsoft Windows XP Command Prompt (cmd.exe) To view ‘color’ command with its all possible parameters you can use following command. Its like help information to regarding that command. color/? Syntax : COLOR [attr] where, attr: It500

Assoc – DOS Command

This command displays or modifies file type extensions associations. It supports on Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7. To view ‘assoc’ command with its all possible parameters you can use following command. Its like help information to regarding that command. assoc/? Commands can be run using Microsoft Windows500

AT – DOS Command

The AT command schedules commands and programs to run on a computer at a specified time and date. The Schedule service must be running to use the AT command. To view ‘at’ with its all possible parameters you can use following command. Its like help information to regarding that command.500

ATTRIB – DOS Command

It displays or changes file attributes to Read-Only, Archive, System File, Hidden File. To view ‘attrib’ with its all possible parameters you can use following command. Its like help information to regarding that command. attrib/? You can check these file attributes as, > Right Click on File. > Properties >500

Introduction of MS-DOS Operating System

Published on: 24th Nov 2011 | Last Updated on: 01st Jan 2012 – by Dinesh Kudache The following are the key contents in Dos / Batch Programming using which you can get exact website structure of DOS programming. It is just like a sitemap. • Introduction to DOS • MS-DOS500

CD / CHDIR – DOS Command

It is used to display the name of a current directory. Also it is helpful command used to change current directory. To view ‘chdir or cd’ command with its all possible parameters you can use following command. Its like help information to regarding that command. chdir/? OR cd/? Syntax :500

Check disk (CHKDSK) – DOS Command

It checks a disk and displays a status report. It checks for any errors or cross-linked with hard disk drive. To view ‘chkdsk’ with its all possible parameters you can use following command. Its like help information to regarding that command. chkdsk/? Commands can be run using Microsoft Windows XP500