Ver command

Updated: 11/12/2023 by Computer Hope
ver command

The ver command displays the version of MS-DOS or, if running Windows 95 or above, the version number of Windows. For additional information about the versions of Microsoft Windows, see our Windows versions guide.


Ver is an internal command that is available in the following Microsoft operating systems.

Ver syntax

Displays the MS-DOS or Windows version number.


Ver examples


Displays what version of MS-DOS or Windows command prompt you're using. Below is an example of what you could expect to see if you used this command in Windows 10.

Microsoft Windows [Version 10.0.19042.1415]