Sign in to make your opinion count. Join Date Apr 2003 Location Scotland Posts 5,853 XP does not need autoexec.bat, but there seems to be a problem with the command prompt in your case. But that's only because i just saw this problem on a friend's computer (and am still battling to try and help fix it) see this Apr 15, 2009 #7 maxib123 Does it stay open and accept commands, or does it close immediately? weblink
Sign up for a new account or log in here: Forgot your password? I also run a few simple batch files which use xcopy and these have recently stopped working with the same error message. Working... Lowell Vanderpool 11,851 views 46:22 Become Administrator at School or Work - Duration: 6:11. http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/411097/run-cmd-not-working/
Apr 15, 2009 #6 LookinAround Ex Tech Spotter Posts: 6,491 +183 Well, it's good news, bad news. What OS are you using? Elvandil, Jun 23, 2011 #3 Newberryle19 Thread Starter Joined: Jun 23, 2011 Messages: 9 tkwincru- I have tried opening it using run and searching for command prompt and cmd, I also Loading...
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Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Back to Windows Legacy OS forum 18 total posts Popular Forums icon Computer Help 51,912 discussions icon Computer Newbies 10,498 discussions icon Laptops 20,411 discussions Apr 15, 2009 #4 LookinAround Ex Tech Spotter Posts: 6,491 +183 That problem is also symptomatic of a virus that's circulating! (check if can't run regedit either. Thanks Reply With Quote August 29th, 2006,05:07 PM #6 dunedin View Profile View Forum Posts Visit Homepage Virtual PC Specialist!!!
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Facebook Google+ Twitter YouTube Subscribe to TechSpot RSS Get our weekly newsletter Search TechSpot Trending Hardware The Web Culture Mobile Gaming Apple Microsoft Google Reviews Graphics Laptops Smartphones CPUs Storage Cases Command Prompt Open And Close Immediately Also can you answer these questions to: How long has this happened for? Then we can see if the PATH is ok or not.If you don't do this then I can't help.Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Solved the problem by You may want to run a sfc /scannow Make an up to date Windows XP CD Back to top #4 hamluis hamluis Moderator Moderator 50,960 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Killeen, TX
Show more Language: English Content location: United States Restricted Mode: Off History Help Loading... https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/cmd-exe-not-recognizing-many-simple-commands-244285/ To open Command Prompt, click Start, click Run, type cmd, and then click OK. Cmd Not Working In Windows 7 tkwincru, Jun 23, 2011 #2 Elvandil Joined: Aug 1, 2003 Messages: 51,988 See if you can get an HJT log in Safe Mode. Command Prompt Not Working Windows 10 Facebook Twitter Google+ YouTube LinkedIn Tumblr Pinterest Newsletters RSS show toc Windows XP Professional Product Documentation > Performance and maintenanceCommand-line reference A-ZA B C D E F G H I L M N O P Q R S T U V W X To find information about a command, on the
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Professor Messer 81,419 views 29:46 Loading more suggestions... Had you used MSCONFIG or played with any start-up entries? also, even in safe mode hjt will not print any report to notepad, I'm going to check my settings and see if there may be an error in there. check over here This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations.
Forum Today's Posts FAQ Calendar Forum Actions Mark Forums Read Quick Links View Forum Leaders What's New? Cmd.exe Not Working Windows 7 Newberryle19, Jun 23, 2011 #5 Phantom010 Trusted Advisor Joined: Mar 9, 2009 Messages: 34,574 You can replace the missing cmd.exe file in the System32 folder with a copy from another folder Also can you answer these questions to: How long has this happened for?
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You said in an earlier post that XP doesn't need autoexec.bat Oh, what the hell, I'll try it anyway... Before you noticed command prompt playing up what were you doing? skaterboywithflicks 35,069 views 6:47 Command line Chapter 2 - Duration: 46:22. this content Reply With Quote Page 1 of 2 12 Last Jump to page: Quick Navigation Windows XP Top Site Areas Settings Private Messages Subscriptions Who's Online Search Forums Forums Home Forums Center
hervagello SubscribeSubscribedUnsubscribe1515 Loading... You may have to go back to an earlier restore point for the PC when you knew it was working. Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: cmd.exe not recognizing many simple commands This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. Newberryle19, Jun 23, 2011 #13 Phantom010 Trusted Advisor Joined: Mar 9, 2009 Messages: 34,574 That's a bummer.
and i dont understand the path thing . It asked for my CD and seemed to check everything but not sure as there was no message displayed after it finished. It will also identify any malware. In Windows XP, you can run sfc /scannow from the Run box.
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