This is the first of a series of posts in which we’ll explore all things command-line – from the origins of the command-line and the evolution of the terminal, to what we’re doing to overhaul and modernize the Windows Console & command-line in future Windows releases.

Posts in this series (will be updated as more posts are published):

1. Backgrounder (this post)

Whether you’re a seasoned veteran, or are new to computing (welcome all), we hope you’ll find these posts interesting, informative, and fun. So, grab a coffee and settle in for a whirlwind tour through the origins of the command-line!

Read more: Windows Command-Line: Backgrounder Windows Command Line Tools For Developers