How to Use the Command Prompt

by Eric White ; Updated September 18, 2017

Using the command prompt on a PC begins with typing "cmd" into the Start and Run prompt, which opens the Windows command prompt. Master the command prompt to edit text files, rearrange files in directories and copy data with tips from an IT specialist in this free video on basic computer skills.

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Eric White is a workflow manager. He manages a global operations team for a software development company in Austin, Texas. Eric has more than 10 years in the IT field spanning technical support, call center management, Windows system administration, Unix system administration and help desk management and desktop support. White has an unusual mix of hardware and software skills gained through years of diverse system support.

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