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Part: V Appendixes > DOSSHELL 4.0 to 6.0—External - Pg. 591

Command Reference 591 See Also Chapter 18, "Mastering DOSKEY and Macros" and Appendix D, "DOS and DOS Utility Programs' Keyboard Commands" DOSSHELL 4.0 to 6.0--External The DOSSHELL command starts the DOS Shell program, which is a full-screen graphical shell pro- gram that provides an alternative to using the traditional DOS command line. DOSSHELL is not included in the standard DOS 6.22 package but is available on the DOS 6.22 Supplemental disk. Syntax DOSSHELL /B /T:screen /G:screen Parameters and Switches /B /T:screen /G:screen Starts the DOS Shell in black-and-white mode rather than in color. Displays the DOS Shell in text mode, using the resolution described by screen. (See the screen table below.) You cannot specify /T:screen with /G:screen. Displays the DOS Shell in graphics mode, using the resolution described by screen. (See the following table.) You cannot specify /G:screen with /T:screen. Switch /T:L /T:M /T:M1 /T:M2 /T:H /T:H1 /T:H2 /G:L /G:M /G:M1 /G:M2 /G:H /G:H1 /G:H2 25 lines Monochrome or CGA 25 lines EGA 25 lines 43 lines 43 lines 43 lines 43 lines 43 lines 43 lines 25 lines 43 lines 43 lines 43 lines 43 lines 43 lines 43 lines VGA 25 lines 43 lines 43 lines 50 lines 43 lines 43 lines 50 lines 25 lines 30 lines 30 lines 34 lines 43 lines 43 lines 60 lines