To display Help for an MS-DOS command

1.

Open Command Prompt 

2.

At the command prompt, type the name of the command you want help on, followed by /?.

For example, type chdir /? to get Help on the chdir command.

Note

To open command prompt, click Start, point to All Programs, point to Accessories, and then click Command Prompt

To display Help one screen at a time, type the command followed by | more. For example, type dir /? | more for Help on the dir command.

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