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How can I use for instance the dos command format c: in a pascal prg?
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by:Odie
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SwapVectors;
Exec('format', 'c:');
SwapVectors;

I think it was like this.
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omsec earned 50 total points
ID: 1217023
Hi ya there !!

Executing Dos - Command is easy !!

Program DosCMD;

{$M 8192,0,0}

Uses
  Crt, Dos;

Var
  Command : String;

Begin
  ClrScr;
  Command := 'dir';
  Command := '/c' + Command;
  SwapVectors;
  Exec(GetEnv('Comspec'), Command);
  SwapVectors;
  Readln;
End.  
 
Greets, Omsec
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