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Comp (command)

In computing, comp is a command used on DOS, Microsoft Windows and related computer operating systems, which performs a binary comparison of multiple files and shows the differences between them. The comp command first appeared in PC DOS 1.0 and has been included in most versions of MS-DOS and PC DOS. It is also included as a console command in Windows.[1] A newer command, fc was added in DOS 3.3 which allows for line comparisons in addition to binary comparisons.

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  1. ^ http://www.microsoft.com/resources/documentation/windows/xp/all/proddocs/en-us/comp.mspx


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