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 28 Jul 2014 #1 Dunkthedood Windows 7 Professional x32 8 posts Command Prompt Not recognizing commands. Hi, I'm super sad because I use CMD a lot but its not recognizing regular commands. I have no idea what to do because im more familiar with Terminal on a Macintosh. Thanks. My System Specs
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 28 Jul 2014 #2 Kaktussoft Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bits 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1 10,798 posts SecretCity Which commands aren't recognized? Give some examples please My System Specs
 28 Jul 2014 #3 Dunkthedood Windows 7 Professional x32 8 posts Every Command Every Command My System Specs
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 28 Jul 2014 #4 Kaktussoft Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bits 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1 10,798 posts SecretCity Even DIR and EXIT don't work? PATH does work? My System Specs
 28 Jul 2014 #5 Dunkthedood Windows 7 Professional x32 8 posts Well Well those work My System Specs
 28 Jul 2014 #6 Kaktussoft Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bits 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1 10,798 posts SecretCity Quote: Originally Posted by Dunkthedood Well those work so not all of them don't work!! Post output of PATH please My System Specs
 28 Jul 2014 #7 Dunkthedood Windows 7 Professional x32 8 posts ? what does post output of path mean My System Specs
 28 Jul 2014 #8 Kaktussoft Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bits 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1 10,798 posts SecretCity These work? Code:  attrib *.* c:\windows\system32\attrib *.* My System Specs
 28 Jul 2014 #9 Kaktussoft Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bits 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1 10,798 posts SecretCity Quote: Originally Posted by Dunkthedood what does post output of path mean If you do for example: xcopy source destination It should xcopy from source to destination. But in which folder to find xcopy.exe ? Windows searches for xcopy.exe (or .com or .bat) in "current folder". If not found then in folders described in PATH output. Post the output! My System Specs
 28 Jul 2014 #10 Kaktussoft Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bits 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1 10,798 posts SecretCity Quote: Originally Posted by Kaktussoft Even DIR and EXIT don't work? PATH does work? DIR, EXIT and PATH are examples of "internal" commands. They are built-in in cmd.exe (command prompt). My System Specs

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