A Few Useful Windows Commands

1. Help Commands

helpList windows commands
help commandView a description of the given command.

2. File and Directory Manipulation

move fromfile tofileMove or rename a file or directory
copy fromfile tofileCopy a file - like mv but fromfile is unchanged
del filenameRemove (delete) a file.
mkdir dirnameMake a directory.
rmdir dirnameRemove an empty directory.
dirList files in current directory.
dir filenameShows the attributes of the specified file
driverletter: Change to drive specified, note the colon at the end of the command.
cd dirnameChange to directory dirname.

3. File Viewing and Editing

more filenameQuick way to view a file. Use spacebar to move between pages.