Thread: Dos prompt cursor position

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    Dos prompt cursor position

    Hello! Making a simple database program. Going ok so far but, instead of using the /t/t/t option to get things lined up
    I want to specify a co-ordinate for the cursor to move to so it owuld look like it is at the end of a word like so

    Client no : (cursor sits here)
    tel no : (next record so cursor moves here)

    Anyone know how to do that>? Many thanks

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    There's something in the FAQ
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    gotoxy() should do it.

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