What Is Command Prompt?

August 15, 2023

Command prompt (cmd.exe) is the default command-line interpreter for many operating systems, including Windows. The text-based interface allows interaction with the underlying operating system through various CMD commands.

The command prompt enables file management, program execution, editing settings, and other tasks. The system helps perform various configuration tasks, especially for advanced users and system administrators.

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