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The Command Prompt is not DOS. I repeat, the Command Prompt is not DOS.

I have to say, I've been guilty of calling it what it is not as well. I chalk it up to habit - the Windows Command Prompt looks a LOT and acts a LOT like MS-DOS did.

But it's not DOS.

The Command Prompt is just a command line interpreter program - an application in and of itself. It's available in all Windows versions since NT - including the popular Windows XP, Windows Vista, and even Windows 7.

Windows does not operate within MS-DOS because MS-DOS no longer exists in these versions of Windows.

So there's my Monday rant! You can read more about Command Prompt here.
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