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Windows 7: Command Prompt Not recognizing commands.

28 Jul 2014   #11
Dunkthedood

Windows 7 Professional x32
 
 

its c:/windows/system32


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28 Jul 2014   #12
Kaktussoft

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Dunkthedood View Post
its c:/windows/system32
Post screenshot of PATH output
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28 Jul 2014   #13
Dunkthedood

Windows 7 Professional x32
 
 

its C:/windows/system32
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28 Jul 2014   #14
Dunkthedood

Windows 7 Professional x32
 
 

how do I screenshot?!
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28 Jul 2014   #15
Kaktussoft

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Dunkthedood View Post
its C:/windows/system32
attrib *.* works?
xcopy /? works?
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28 Jul 2014   #16
Dunkthedood

Windows 7 Professional x32
 
 

what do I say for xcopy and the attrib works
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28 Jul 2014   #17
Alejandro85

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Please give concrete examples of what are you trying to do and what you're getting.
Do you know what the commands suggested by Kaktussoft mean, at least?
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29 Jul 2014   #18
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

I'm no cmd prompt expert but lets try something with a tutorial that will guide you.
Let us know the out come.

By Brink:

SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker

Then try this and let us know what happens.

Open the cmd prompt and type in the word help
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29 Jul 2014   #19
Kaktussoft

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Dunkthedood View Post
what do I say for xcopy and the attrib works
I gave you some internal commands like DIR EXIT ... both do work.
I asked you if XCOPY and ATTRIB works. Both do work.

Why did you tell me all commands don't work??? Give me a few examples!
Give me the full output of PATH. Or is it just c:\windows\system32 and nothing else?
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29 Jul 2014   #20
andrew129260

Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Dunkthedood, I mean no disrespect but it sounds to me like you do not know what you're doing with the commands you are trying to achieve. Also some commands require the cmd prompt to be elevated.

See here: Elevated Command Prompt

More info:

Command Prompt - How to Use Basic Commands

http://pcsupport.about.com/od/comman...-commands.html

An A-Z Index of the Windows CMD command line | SS64.com
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