Top 5 cool cmd commands in command prompts for windows user.

if you are the big fan of cmd command prompts and use on day-to-day basic. This topic is absolutely for you. Newly I have found some interesting things in cmd commands, which I want to share with you.

You may also like to Read our another article : Learn Basic CMD Commands.

How to change colors in command prompt?

If you jaded with white text and black background color in cmd. Then follow these step which can give you power to change text color and background color.

Open cmd and type color list then it will show you color list.

0 = Black       8 = Gray

1 = Blue        9 = Light Blue

2 = Green       A = Light Green

3 = Aqua        B = Light Aqua

4 = Red         C = Light Red

5 = Purple      D = Light Purple

6 = Yellow      E = Light Yellow

7 = White       F = Bright White

How to change background color in dos program?


  1. Open cmd program.
  2. Right click on top.
  3. Click on the Properties menu.
  4. Find colors tab
  5. Select background or text and edit the color values.
  6. Play with color combination.


change-background-color-cmd commands
change-background-color-cmd commands

How to copy cmd text to windows clipboard?

  1. Open cmd program.
  2. Type ipconifg | clip
  3. It will copy cmd output into windows clipboard. After that paste into your notepad


 Auto copy path via drag and drop in cmd commands.

1. Open cmd program

2.Just drag and drop file or folder into your cmd program. You will see your file path automatic copy into command prompt.

auto copy path
auto copy path

 View command line history in command prompt.

1. Just open cmd programs and type into doskey / history

 2. Other method is just press F7 you will get all used command’s list.


I think you like this topic and it will give best way to work with cmd. Here you got information about change fonts color, change background color, copy cmd output data into windows clipboard, copy path of folder and files via drag and drop.

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