Introduction to the Command Line


Friday, October 18
2:30 PM to 4:30 PM

Add to Calendar 2019-10-18 14:30:00 2019-10-18 16:30:00 Introduction to the Command Line ITTC Lab 2 at the D. H. Hill Jr. Library


Workshop Description

Learn how to navigate your computer and manipulate files using the command line interface. In this workshop, you’ll learn shortcuts to help you quickly and easily install programs and edit files. Have you ever needed to download and install a tool but couldn’t figure out the steps? Command line shortcuts could be your answer! At this end of this workshop, participants will: 

  • Be able to define what a command line interface (CLI) is

  • Learn reasons why the CLI can be useful

  • Learn and practice the most common UNIX commands involving file manipulation

This session is part of the Modern & Emerging Research Skills Training Series.

Please note: we will provide Mac computers for this workshop and will be teaching commands that work for Mac and Linux computers.

Contact Information

Mira Waller

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