How to open Windows (cmd)command prompt

The command prompt of the windows is the shell of the windows that are going to allow you command by typing in it and execute it easily and direct by clicking the ENTER  on the keyboard.

It is stemming from the Microsoft DOS operating system, the command prompt is continued to be available in windows and allows administrators and users to execute the command quickly that manipulate the windows and the file system.

Method 1: Open from the Start Menu or Main Menu

You can launch the window command prompt directly from the Start menu by typing cmd in the search or the magnifying glass on the bottom left-hand corner of the screen. That will give you the results and from those results, the one on the top will appear as command prompt or cmd. It is available on every window including 7, 8, 10.

Command Prompt

And to open the command prompt simply click on the command prompt search result as shown up and the windows command prompt window will open. And when the command prompt is started you will be in your home direct at C:\Users\[login_name]

and you enter commands that you want to execute and see the output in the command prompt. When you are ready to close the command prompt, you can type exit and press enter and the windows will close automatically.

Method 2: Open command prompt from Run Box:-

To open the Run dialog, press with Windows key and the R at the same time and the box will come in the bottom left hand corner of the screen. In the open: field type cmd and then press the OK button.

Run Box

After pressing the OK button you will see the command prompt will open and you will be in the home directory, which is located 

C:\user\[login_name], as shown below.

Command Prompt

you can type all those commands one by one which you want to execute and when you are ready you can press enter and it will open that command. and you can type exit to exit it out.

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