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Browse 94 acronyms and abbreviations related to DOS Commands:

%%identifies the variable in a Batch file FOR - %%A - IN ( [X] [Y] [Z] ) - DO loop    
%0a Batch command that replaces %0 with its own filename    
%1first replaceable argument in a Batch file beyond %0    
?Place holder for a single unknown character in searches    
@ECHO OFF Batch file command    
ACMEAcme (computer virus), a computer virus which infects Microsoft DOS EXE files    
APPENDApplication File search path    
ASSIGNReassigning the Default Drive    
ATTRIBreport a file's Attributes    
BACKUPBackup files between drives    
BREAK[ON/OFF] watch for a break in execution, or not    
CALLInvoke a Batch file as a subroutine    
CDChange Directory    
CHCPCHange Code Page    
CHDIRChange Directory    
CHKDSKreport Disk Characteristics and RAM Availability    
CHKDSKcheck disk    
CLSClear the Screen    
COLORChange the color of the DOS environment    
COMMANDa Batch command (under DOS 2.0)    
COMPCompare Files    
CONaccept CONSOLE (keyboard) output    
COPYCopies, Renames, Concatenates Files    

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