This batch command helps in making changes to a different directory, or displays the current directory.
The following example shows how the cd command can be used in a variety of ways.
@echo off Rem The cd without any parameters is used to display the current working directory cd Rem Changing the path to Program Files cd\Program Files cd Rem Changing the path to Program Files cd %USERPROFILE% cd Rem Changing to the parent directory cd.. cd Rem Changing to the parent directory two levels up cd..\.. cd
The above command will display the following output after changing to the various folder locations.
C:\Users\Administrator C:\Program Files C:\Users\Administrator C:\Users C:\