times we find it difficult to understand the usefulness of Dos
Command Prompt in our PCs, We also fail to understand that Command
prompt is a basic part of our Computer and we are suppose to gain
Average or maximum knowledge on how it operates and it's functions.
You can possible gain total control of your PCs just by typing little
commends in that small Dos Command prompt Window. (Now that Easy)
tutorial unveils some of the Tips and Tricks that we need to know in
other to gain absolute control of our PCs Using Dos Command Prompt.
HOW IT WORKS
QUICKLY SHUT DOWN OR RESTART ANOTHER COMPUTER USING DOS
Open Dos Command Prompt
You can Shut down or Restart another computer on your network, all from your computer's Command Prompt.
easiest way to Shut down a computer remotely is to enter this command
in Dos Shutdown /i from the Command Prompt it will open the Shutdown
Dialog, Just enter the name of the remote computer (which you can get
by "Right clicking on "My Computer > Properties> Computer
Name), choose what you want to do (Restart or Shutdown), select some
other options and then click OK.
VIEW YOUR COMPUTER NETWORK INFORMATION
just for your own information, but certainly when you're
troubleshooting a network or Internet problem, you'll probably at some
point need to know details about your computer's network connection.
you'd want to know about your network connection is available
somewhere in the Control Panel in Windows, but it's much easier to
find, and much better organized, in the results from the ipconfig
Command Prompt and type in ipconfig /all. What displays on screen next
is everything important about your network connection: your IP
address, hostname, DHCP server, DNS information, and much, much more.
FIND A WEBSITE'S IP ADDRESS
Like to know the IP address of a website? There are a few different commands you can use to find it.
use the nslookup command to find the IP address of facebook.com. Just
execute nslookup facebook.com and view the result. Make sure you don't
confuse any private IP addresses that also show up in the nslookup
results alongside facebook.com's public IP address.
way to find a site's IP address is to use the ping command. Execute
ping facebook.com and then look at the IP address between the brackets
in the results shown.
You should have a result as these [22.214.171.124]
WATCH STAR WARS EPISODE IV
you can watch an ASCII version of the full Star Wars Episode IV movie right in the Command Prompt window!
open Command Prompt and execute telnet towel.blinkenlights.nl. The
movie will start immediately. This isn't a terribly productive use of
the Command Prompt, nor is it really a trick of the Command Prompt or
any command, but it sure is fun!