help

Applies to: Windows Server (Semi-Annual Channel), Windows Server 2019, Windows Server 2016, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Server 2012

Displays a list of the available commands or detailed help information on a specified command. If used without parameters, help lists and briefly describes every system command.

Syntax

help [<command>]

Parameters

Parameter Description
<command> Specifies the command for which to display detailed help information.

Examples

To view information about the robocopy command, type:

help robocopy

To display a list of all commands available in DiskPart, type:

help

To display detailed help information about how to use the create partition primary command in DiskPart, type:

help create partition primary

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