DOS Commands

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    DOS Commands

    How can I incorporate/execute DOS commands into my program?
    For example, if I want to change the screen color at the command prompt I would type "color 03" or whatever. How can I do this from my program?

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    Next time, search the forum before u ask.

    To answer your question:

    #include <stdlib.h>
    system("color 3");

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