July 28th, 2011, 09:02 AM
Windows 7 command line problem
Windows 7 Command Line Problem?
My windows 7 command line doesn't give me a full list of my query. For instance if i do netstat -n -a
It doesn't give me a full list it just cuts it in half. example. HERE
I'm supposed to be able to scroll to see what preceeds
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July 28th, 2011, 09:11 AM
Pipe your results through the "more" tool or redirect it to a file and use an editor to access the data. The buffer for the command line interpreter window is limited, therefor the mentioned behavior might occur.
July 28th, 2011, 09:17 AM
You can adjust the scrollback buffer size (though, it's still limited) by changing the properties of the prompt window.
Right-click title bar -> properties
Layout tab -> Screen Buffer Size -> Height
That will let you scroll back further. Piping to more is easier if you just want to page something to inspect it a page at a time.
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