Today's HOT Dos Tip...

Beat your face against a brick wall if you didn't know about this short-cut in the command prompt.

cd progr*

That's right honey. You can use wildcards, such as the '*', with the 'cd' command.

This is particularly useful with loooooong directory names and weird directory names.

Here's a CSS version of the graphic...

C:\>cd progr*

C:\Program Files>_

Every time another programmer spots me doing this they gasp in amazement, fall on the floor and begin to twitch. It's an embarrassment. Thanks to Edgar Smith for showing me this one, a few years back now...


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