How are you using Python?

Dan Bishop danb_83 at
Fri Aug 9 03:25:21 CEST 2002

Larry Wright <larry.tami at> wrote in message news:<ofH29.2371$Bb6.1234 at>...
> Actually, filename completion is available under Windows 2000 as well, and 
> maybe other versions. You just have to set a registry entry, or start it 
> with something like cmd.exe /F. If you search M$'s site, you can find the 
> knowledge base article.

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE/software/Microsoft/command processor

Set CompletionChar to 9.

> And the command window has always been resizable.

But it hasn't always been scrollable.  That's the #2 reason I replaced
Win98 with Win2k.  (The #1 reason being that my '98 box froze or
bluescreened daily.)

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