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DOS Help and Tips

DOS - Batch files, redirection, shortcuts, prompts, the master boot record, and more are covered.

Windows XP and DOS Tips

Tips, tricks, and add-ons for the DOS prompt under Windows XP, including a TAIL command, a SLEEP command, a TOP command alternative, and more.

Windows 2000 and DOS Tips

The DOS prompt has been improved under Windows 2000! Read these helpful tips.

Windows 98 and DOS Tips

Are you a "power user?" If so, and if you use DOS features inside of Windows, visit this category for help, tips, and tricks.

Windows 95/98 and DOS Tips

Are you a "power user?" If so, and if you use DOS features inside of Windows 95, visit this category for help, tips, and tricks. Most of these tips will also work with Windows 98 and DOS.


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The MalekTips website was created in 1998 by Andrew Malek of Envision Programming. The page's goal is to freely disperse computer-related tips, hints, and informative articles. Tips are organized to be easy to find, and are presented clearly, in easy-to-understand language. MalekTips also provides information and links to public-domain, open source, freeware, shareware, and commercial software available for download.