View Full Version : Improved Command Prompt

10-30-2007, 06:36 PM
I have a Windows machine, and when I use command prompt, I want to be able to copy and paste like in a text editor. I know I can right click to paste, but I want to be able to use 'ctr+v'. Instead, I get a '^V' glyph. I have no idea what that does, but I have no use for it. I also can't highlight text to copy it. Is there a Windows command prompt that allows these enhancements?

10-30-2007, 07:19 PM
If you click on the little icon in the top left corner you can select "mark" from the menu that opens.

Then you can click and drag a bounding box around the text you want copied, then click "enter" and it is saved to the clip board.

I am not positive (and not on a windows box to test) but I think it is ctrl + shift + v to paste.

10-30-2007, 08:05 PM
Perhaps try Console (http://sourceforge.net/projects/console). It lists "better copy/paste support" as one of its features.

10-30-2007, 10:21 PM
Console seems to do the job.