On the anniversary of FreeDOS, get this useful commands cheat sheet

Celebrating 24 years of FreeDOS: Useful commands cheat sheet

Use this FreeDOS cheat sheet to help you remember how to use the most common FreeDOS commands.

FreeDOS fish logo and command prompt on computer
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Jim Hall, CC BY-SA 4.0.


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FreeDOS turns 24 years old on June 29.

FreeDOS is a complete, free, DOS-compatible operating system that you can use to play classic DOS games, run business software, or develop embedded systems. Any program that works on MS-DOS should also run on FreeDOS.

Learn how to get started with FreeDOS.

To celebrate this year's anniversary of the project, FreeDOS founder Jim Hall created this handy cheat sheet of useful FreeDOS commands, including an introduction to DOS batch scripts.

Download the free cheat sheet of FreeDOS commands.

About the author

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Jim Hall - Jim Hall is an open source software developer and advocate, probably best known as the founder and project coordinator for FreeDOS. Jim is also very active in the usability of open source software, as a mentor for usability testing in GNOME Outreachy, and as an occasional adjunct professor teaching a course on the Usability of Open Source Software. From 2016 to 2017, Jim served as a director on the GNOME Foundation Board of Directors. At work, Jim is Chief Information Officer in local...