2.7.6. MORE

Help of the DOS Command MORE

Displays output one screen at a time.:

MORE [/E [/C] [/P] [/S] [/Tn] [+n]] < [drive:][path]filename

command-name | MORE [/E [/C] [/P] [/S] [/Tn] [+n]]

MORE /E [/C] [/P] [/S] [/Tn] [+n] [files]

Specifies a file to display one screen at a time.


Specifies a command whose output will be displayed.


Enable extended features


Clear screen before displaying page


Expand FormFeed characters


Squeeze multiple blank lines into a single line


Expand tabs to n spaces (default 8)

Switches can be present in the MORE environment variable.


Start displaying the first file at line n


List of files to be displayed. Files in the list are separated by blanks.

If extended features are enabled,

The following commands are accepted at the – More – prompt:

P n:

Display next n lines

S n:

Skip next n lines


Display next file




Show line number


Show help line


Display next page


Display next line


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