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How to program in batch - tutorials and examples

Fake Virus's
Batch Downlaods
Base Code Downloads
The Begining codes
sending text

This tutorial will teach you to change the color of the text or background of the command prompt instance

Color attributes are specified by TWO hex digits -- the first
corresponds to the background; the second the foreground.  Each digit
can be any of the following values:
    0 = Black       8 = Gray
    1 = Blue        9 = Light Blue
    2 = Green       A = Light Green
    3 = Aqua        B = Light Aqua
    4 = Red         C = Light Red
    5 = Purple      D = Light Purple
    6 = Yellow      E = Light Yellow
    7 = White       F = Bright White
in order to change the color you must enter a code like this:

color 01

This will make the backroud black and the text blue. color codes a very useful for catching the eye of the user.