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DOS window in XP disappears after about a second

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When I type "ipconfig" in the 'Run' line in XP, the black DOS window opens for about a 1/2 second then closes.  Also, it appears that the DOS window is empty, instead of having the IP address info in it that I am seeking.  It was working fine a few weeks ago.  Thanks for any suggestions you might have.
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It is normal for the dos window to disappear after it finishes executing the command. Try the following:

cmd /k ipconfig
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Thanks.  I forgot, it's 'cmd' in the 'run' line, then 'ipconfig' at the DOS prompt.  Thanks!
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Thanks for the Grade :)
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