Change Directory using command prompt

Back to Basics, To Change the Directory using command prompt when you want to run your code in different Location / Folder / Drive follow the different approaches as which fulfills your requirement.

1. Click on Start button
2. Type "cmd" in the search
3. Click on command prompt, a window will be displayed as below. Here i am explaining using C: as an example.

command prompt

  a. If you want to move one step back you can use "cd.." command which will take you one step back.

command prompt to change drive using cd..

  b. If you want to move directly to C: or Home Directory you can use "cd/" command which will take you directly to your home drive.

   c. If you want to change the directory which the code is running you can use [Drive name]: which will take you directly to the Drive.
 eg: by typing "D:"

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Sudheer Gangumolu

I'm a Software Analyst / Developer / Blogger, having good experience in working with different flavors & Customization of SharePoint (i.e.,SP O365 / 2013 / 2010 / 2007) and .Net Apps. Currently, working on SharePoint 2013 / SharePoint O365. Guiding people on my technologies.

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