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dos window closing

dos window closing

dos window closing

    I just started using Borland C++, after getting used to Visual C++, and am having trouble.  Whenever, I run a program, the dos window opens, and waits for input(cin), but immediately after revieving input closes the window. So there is no time to read the output. I don't know how to keep the window open. In Visual, the window remained open until the user closed it. Any help will be greatly appreciated.

RE: dos window closing

A simple solution may be this way:

Before finishing the program insert a input statement and wait for a input like spacebar, cr....


RE: dos window closing


You could use the function getch() in the dos headerfile conio.h, which usually is what i do.


#include <conio.h>

int main(void)

Note that getch() doesn't work on the UNIX-platform.

You could also insert a pause, which you do like this:

#include <windows.h>

int main(void)
Pause(msec); // miliseconds!


RE: dos window closing

Press Alt F5
and see the results you want
press any key and return to programming...


put a pause in your program...
in the ways described above...
or asking for any input you want...

Hope it helps...


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