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How can I print the content of a textfile on the command prompt in Windows?

In Linux I can do this with less textfile.txt, more textfile.txt or cat textfile.txt

What is the command for this in Windows?

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type textfile.txt If you want it page-by-page, more textfile.txt.

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Or just more textfile.txt ... avoids a useless use of type –  Joey Jul 13 '10 at 1:06
@Joey: Point taken. –  Hello71 Jul 20 '11 at 19:43
That was one hell of a lag ;) –  Joey Jul 20 '11 at 21:15
@Joey: Just a year or so. About 31,536,000,000 ms latency. –  Hello71 Jul 20 '11 at 21:32
@Joey, Why do you say that type is useless? It's very useful for piping isn't it? –  Pacerier Mar 20 at 7:33

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