Meaning : Change Directory
Category : Computers
Sub Category : Commands
What does CHDIR mean or stand for ?
CHDIR is another DOS command that is used to change the directory or folder.MS – DOS is an operating system that was a CUI – character based interface where only text commands were needed to be entered in order to perform a task.
DOS is still available in many versions of Windows operating system and can be accessed through the CMD program.In many versions of DOS,CHDIR was also replaces by “CD”. In order to change folders – enter a folder,or even go back one level out of a folder, the “cd..” command is used.