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How can I utilize the Start Command under DOS ?

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How can I utilize the Start Command under DOS ?

1) Under DOS prompt, if you want to open a visual (window) view of the directory on the desktop, type the following:
start

2) To open another DOS prompt session, type the following:
start command

3) You can also open Windows-based programs Start command by typing:
start notepad.exe

4) To open documents/files, type the following:
start tips.txt