Cls

Clears the Command Prompt window.

Syntax

cls

Parameters

/? : Displays help at the command prompt.

Examples

To clear all information that appears in the Command Prompt window and return to a blank window, type:

cls

Formatting legend

FormatMeaning

Italic

Information that the user must supply

Bold

Elements that the user must type exactly as shown

Ellipsis (...)

Parameter that can be repeated several times in a command line

Between brackets ([])

Optional items

Between braces ({}); choices separated by pipe (|). Example: {even|odd}

Set of choices from which the user must choose only one

Courier font

Code or program output

Command-line reference A-Z



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