Windows' command line tool only remembers 300 lines by default - this can be a nuisance especially if you are working with long list outputs. However you can easily increase the number of lines that are shown.

Open a cmd window, right-click the title-bar and select Properties. Go to the Layout tab and under Screen Buffer Size set the Height attribute to the desired value of lines:


Increase number of visible lines in cmd
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2 thoughts on “Increase number of visible lines in cmd

  • May 15, 2019 at 8:04 pm

    Thx for the Info’ =)

  • May 20, 2020 at 10:56 pm

    How do I increase it beyond 9999?


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