Creates a directory or subdirectory.
This command is the same as the mkdir command.
For examples of how to use this command, see Examples.
md [<Drive>:]<Path> mkdir [<Drive>:]<Path>
|<Drive>:||Specifies the drive on which you want to create the new directory.|
|<Path>||Required. Specifies the name and location of the new directory. The maximum length of any single path is determined by the file system.|
|/?||Displays help at the command prompt.|
Command extensions, which are enabled by default, allow you to use a single md command to create intermediate directories in a specified path.
To create a directory named Directory1 within the current directory, type:
To create the directory tree Taxes\Property\Current within the root directory, with command extensions enabled, type:
To create the directory tree Taxes\Property\Current within the root directory as in the previous example, but with command extensions disabled, type the following sequence of commands:
md \Taxes cd \Taxes md Property cd Property md Current