Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: cmd /a - does not give ANSI support.

30 Nov 2010   #1

Windows 7 home premium 32bit
cmd /a - does not give ANSI support.

cmd.exe /a - does not give ANSI support in Win7.

The command cmd.exe /a give ANSI support in XP, but I cannot get it to work in Win7.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
30 Nov 2010   #2

Windows 7 home premium 32bit

Device=ansi.sys in config.nt
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 cmd /a - does not give ANSI support.

Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Do you guys give support on Windows XP?
Just wondering if you guys do. I have a problem with a Windows XP SP3 that I have and I don't know how to solve it. Thanks guys
Chillout Room
Would Like to Give Some Rep
I received a very helpful reply to a post I made this morning but the little 'rep' scales are missing. I must have changed something somehow. How can I give some rep if I can't find the scales? Thanks very much.
Chillout Room
'characters in Unicode format...saving an ANSI encoded text doc
When saving a notepad (.txt) file, I'm seeing the 'Notepad' prompt saying 'C:\blah, blah, blah This file contains characters in Unicode format which will be lost if you save this file as an ANSI encoded text file' blah, blah, blah. What Googling this didn't tell me, nor did tediously looking at...
General Discussion
What Do You Give Thanks For?
SF It is that time of the year again where we reflect on our lives and give thanks where thanks is is Thanksgiving! No matter if you celebrate Thanksgiving or not, we can all give thanks for things in our life. This thread is for that purpose...if you want what you give thanks...
Chillout Room

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 17:19.
Twitter Facebook Google+