How to easily create folders and directories from CMD in Windows

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Since it is directly related to the administrator permissions that make up Windows, it could be said that no modification is considered impossible.

Despite the fact that within directories it is possible to create as many files as the user wants, some choose to create folders from CMD due to the ease and its advantages. Others, just for the user's personalization and taste, choose to change the color of the Windows CMD console.

That's why if you're looking to learn one of the several operations that can be handled by the terminal, keep reading this article to find out how to get it done.



What is the command to create folders from CMD?

Although there are several standard options through which you can create a folder or directory within your computer, CMD also has a way to achieve this.

As the result will be the same, having this knowledge is quite useful if you are performing an action within this tool and need to create folders from CMD. Avoid wasting time between different windows to do it manually.

Therefore, to get started with this feature you will need open CMD with administrator permissions and thus being able to write the commands in the CMD necessary to create a folder.

The order of the keys to do this is recognized as " MD ”And that's what performs the same function as when you press "Create a folder" within a directory menu.

But for the same reason it is that the command does not end there. Well, we have clearly said that folders are created in a specific destination or directory and the terminal is no exception.


Therefore to accompany the "MD" command must be the address where the or folder is located directory that will have the task of containing it and its title.



A clear example is when you want to create a folder from CMD within the local disk, which is recognized as “C:”. The folder itself will have the task of holding the files downloaded by Softonic.


Inside the terminal it is necessary to write the beginning of the command


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