Windows - Customize the Command prompt

When you open a window command prompt, it is possible to change this window (size and color). You can also change the cursor shape and other options are available.

All these settings can be made by a Right Click> Properties in the top part of the window command prompt.

We can now act on four separate tabs for changes in appearance:

Option Tab

You can change the size of the cursor, select the full screen or not to the window.

Font Tab

You can choose a different font, change the text size.

Layout Tab

You can change the positioning of this window and other ...

Colors Tab

You can choose the text color, the color of the background ...
  • After the change, is valid through OK.
  • Here is an example:
Published by deri58. Latest update on November 21, 2011 at 01:29 PM by deri58.
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