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In this article I talk about some tools and tricks I am using that has made me fall back in love with command prompt on a windows machine.


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    I’m really confused why even a modern version of Windows with Powershell still has the appalling terminal experience from Windows 9x days. I constantly find it annoying that a default Windows installation lacks a decent scrollback buffer, the ability to size the terminal to any size and better text manipulation?

    I thought the PS push was going to introduce a complete new prompt, but instead they repurposed the existing one?

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      Exactly. Sometimes copying good qualities from competitors (*nix) can go a long way in building a trust relationship with developers who love command prompt.