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    Take Command is described as 'The most powerful Windows console command line tools and batch scripting solution available. Create batch file commands and Windows batch files that you can use every day - for everything from launching applications to serious file management and scripting' and is an app in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Take Command for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Online / Web-based and clink. The best alternative is cmder, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Take Command are PowerShell (Free, Open Source), Windows Terminal (Free), Windows Command Prompt (Paid) and clink (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Nov 18, 2020
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    1. Cmder is an open-source replacement for the Windows command-line. It relies on ConEmu , extending it with the power of .
    2. PowerShell (including Windows PowerShell and PowerShell Core) is a task automation and configuration management framework from Microsoft, consisting of a command-line shell and associated scripting language built on the .NET Framework.

    3. Command Prompt, also known as cmd.exe or cmd (after its executable file name), is the command-line interpreter on Windows NT, Windows CE, OS/2 and eComStation operating systems. It is the counterpart of COMMAND.
    4. Clink enhances your productivity in Microsoft Windows' "cmd.exe".

    5. Console is a Windows console window enhancement. Console features include: multiple tabs, text editor-like text selection, different background types, alpha and color-key transparency, configurable font, different window styles.


      Last Update: 2013-06-12. Forked alternative: ConsoleZ

    6. console - This is a modified version of Console 2 for a better experience under Windows Vista/7/8 and a better visual rendering.
    7. TCC/LE is a complete CMD replacement, and is compatible with your existing Windows command prompt and CMD batch files, while adding thousands of new features.
    8. win-bash is a Windows port of the famous GNU bash (see GNU Bash homepage).


      The project is no longer developed since 2016. Last version, 1.1, released in March 2011, can be still downloaded from SourceForge.

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    9. SuperConsole is a software collection based on ConEmu, MSYS2, Mintty, Zsh, Git for Windows, grml-zsh-config, Antigen and agkozak-zsh-theme projects, customized and configured for everyday use.
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