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Is there an easy way to go from windows explorer to the corresponding directory in  dos?

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Try this:
http://www.microsoft.com/ntworkstation/downloads/PowerToys/Networking/NTComPrompt.asp

It will give you a new item in the context-menu of any directory or drive, allowing you to open a command prompt right there.
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or open a dos-box (cmd.exe) type "cd " and drag the dir in the dos box. if the dos-prompt was in another drive, you have the change only the drive with "x:"
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