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Using start command under DOS

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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