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Changing colors in Command Prompt

David Maddox

Joined: Feb 25, 2004
Posts: 12
I am writing a stock sim for a class project and i was wondering if there was a way to change colors of the text when you run it in command prompt(i.e. when a stock goes down turn red)
fred rosenberger
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Joined: Oct 02, 2003
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there is (at least on XP) a color command. you could probably call it to change the colors. don't know a pure java way off the top of my head.

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