Function to run A DOS Command???

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    Function to run A DOS Command???

    I wanted to Know the function by using that I can run DOS Commands.... ???
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    (stdlib.h)

    system()

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    Thanx...

    Originally posted by Fordy
    (stdlib.h)

    system()
    Thanx... for the Help... ... . . !
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    #include <cstdlib>

    system("command");

    also works...for example, to clear screen:

    #include <iostream>
    #include <string>
    #include <cstdlib>
    using namespace std;

    void main()
    {
    cout << "Hello" << endl; //Output

    system("cls"); //Clears screen

    }

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    Its the same thing as Fordy's answer, just found in a different header.
    Couldn't think of anything interesting, cool or funny - sorry.

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