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Copy data from Windows Command Prompt

After running a command in the Windows command prompt, you may find it helpful to be able to quickly copy out the data that has been generated there. In order to do this, follow these steps:

1. Right click on the title bar where you see the path for the Command Prompt executable file, and select 'Properties'. See Fig. 1.

2. On the Options tab, in the 'Edit Options' section, check off 'Quick Edit Mode'. See Fig. 2.

3. Click 'OK' and you can then just click and drag the cursor around the text you want to copy. See Fig. 3.

4. Right click and the selected text will be copied to the clipboard. You can then paste it into a text editor.


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