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Is it possible to create alias for ConEmu? Also in linux, bash terminal have .bashrc file, what is similar to ConEmu?


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I believe that aliases must be supported by your shell rather than terminal. E.g. mentioned .bashrc belong to bash (shell) but not terminal. And you may use bash with ConEmu too. –  Maximus Feb 23 '13 at 14:19
Yes your are right. Sorry for this. Actually I am on window. Can you please help me out how to create this on window cmd (which I now think will be used by conemu). –  dearvivekkumar Feb 23 '13 at 14:36
If powershell is an option, you can define aliases in your profile file –  kbsou Feb 23 '13 at 17:04

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You may use doskey for creating aliases. Next example supposed your installation folder is C:\Program Files\ConEmu) and your shell is cmd.exe.

Create following batch file C:\Program Files\ConEmu\ConEmu\aliases.cmd:

@echo off
doskey /EXENAME=cmd.exe cdd=cd /d $1

Start your shell in ConEmu as followed (for example, Settings -> Startup -> Command line):

cmd /k "%ConEmuBaseDir%\aliases.cmd"

Now you may type in prompt something like this

cdd D:\AnyFolder
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You could use TCC/LE with ConEmu. It's a free cmd.exe replacement and, unlike Powershell, is backward compatible. You can use the ALIAS command to create and manage aliases and TCSTART to do a similar thing .bashrc does.

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