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The Command Line: Nothing to be scared of

Oct 14, 2010, 14:03 (6 Talkback[s])
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"A common misconception of people that use Windows is that Linux is "too hard" or "not user friendly" because sometimes you need to use the command prompt in Linux. Well, it's true, sometimes you do. But, is this really such a bad thing? Most times, in forums and many other online support resources, the commands needed are clearly laid out that need to be run in order to fix something, etc. You still need steps on what to click on, if you were using a GUI application, right? I think a lot of people panic when somebody mentions they need to use the command line to take care of some task."

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