Microsoft DOS Type command
Allows the user to see the contents of a file.
To edit the files, the user would need to use either edit or copy con.
The type command is an internal command that is available in the below Microsoft operating systems.
All Versions of MS-DOS
Displays the contents of text files.
This would allow you to look at the autoexec.bat file if it exists.
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