Customizing/Optimizing the Windows Command Prompt: Cmd.exe

Default settings The default command prompt setting on Windows is pretty limited. Some limitation that I found while working on the command prompt is as follows… Screen buffer size is very little. This means output of commands like ‘tree’ will not show up entirely in the command prompt. Once you scroll up you’ll not see […]
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Associate a path with a drive letter

Use SUBST command… [sourcecode language=”cpp”]SUBST [drive1: [drive2:]path] SUBST drive1: /D drive1:        Specifies a virtual drive to which you want to assign a path. [drive2:]path  Specifies a physical drive and path you want to assign to a virtual drive. /D             Deletes a substituted (virtual) drive.[/sourcecode] Type SUBST with no parameters to display a list of current […]
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