1. Joined : Jun 2015
    Posts : 59
    Windows 10 Pro
       03 Dec 2016 #1

    CMD CD command not working. Why?

    I typed cd e: at command prompt and am still stuck at C:\Windows\system32>. Why?!

    Microsoft Windows [Version 10.0.14393]
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    C:\Windows\system32>cd e:

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  2. Joined : Sep 2015
    Gauteng, South Africa
    Posts : 71
    Windows 10 Pro x64 1607 (14393.693)
       03 Dec 2016 #2

    Because to change to the E: drive all you need enter is e:.
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  3.    03 Dec 2016 #3

    e: for drive letter cd\test is change directory
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  4. Joined : Aug 2016
    S/E England
    Posts : 1,138
    10 Home x64 (1607), Pro x86 (1511 & 1607)
       03 Dec 2016 #4

    You can change directory (CD) without leaving the drive you are on. You can switch to the other drive, as has been said, just by typing its letter - like this...

    C:\WINDOWS\system32>cd d:

    C:\WINDOWS\system32>cd d:\videos

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