On Sun, Oct 9, 2011 at 9:51 PM, charles a. <charles.agriesti / gmail.com>wrote:

> Thanks very much again. I really appreciate the help.
>
> I tried typing the green line, but without the " > " symbol, then tried
> it with the " > ". I tried typing the line
>
> $ ls
>
>  and got an error message and tried it with a one instead of a letter l,
> and tried all the other lines. I tried it on two other computers, in all
> cases all I got was error messages. What am I doing wrong? Tyvm in
> advance, and apologies for being so obtuse.
>
>
"ls" is the Unix tool to list the contents of a directory. The equivalent on
Windows is "dir"