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DOS application or Windows Console Program?

For Windows look up SetConsoleScreenBufferSize and SetConsoleWindowInfo on msdn.microsoft.com.

For DOS you''ll need some assembly (unless your compiler has a special command). I think I posted some example code in the Fish contest thread for that.

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By "Text Box" I assume you mean "Console Window."

Yes, the default size is 25 rows and 80 columns. You can use the windows function:


To change that to whatever you want. You can find information on how to use the function, as well as many other console functions at:


[edited by - Matt Calabrese on November 21, 2002 8:03:53 PM]

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