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Using start command under DOS

    How can I utilize the Start Command under Dos ?

    Under DOS prompt, if you want an open a visual ( window ) view of the directory on the desktop, type:
    start .
    To open another DOS prompt session, type:
    start command
    You can also open Windows-based programs Start command like:
    start notepad.exe
    To open documents/files:
    start tips.txt