Change Prompt to Short Path

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If I am in command prompt (Windows 7), and I am in a directory with a very long name (ex: C:UsersOorangDocumentsVisual Studio 2010ProjectsMy ProjectMy ProjectbinRelease), is there a way to quickly reduce the prompt to the short path without typing the whole thing in all over again (Ex: C:UsersOorangDOCUME~1VISUAL~1ProjectsDATAST~2DATAST~1binRelease)?


Maybe try the pushd and popd commands.

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