How to Open a Console

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Windows

Windows Key + R

Press and hold the Windows Key and then hit the "r" key. A Run window should appear. In it, type "cmd.exe" and press enter.

Mac OS X

Use Finder > Utilities > Terminal

Linux

Ctrl-Alt-T on Ubuntu and Ubuntu-like systems

While pressing the Ctrl and Alt keys, also press the "t" key. On many distributions of linux (Ubuntu-like) a terminal window will appear.

See also http://www.wikihow.com/Open-a-Terminal-Window-in-Ubuntu

Ctrl-Alt-4 on Zorin

While pressing the Ctrl and Alt keys, also press the "4" key. On some distributions of linux, such as Zorin, a terminal window will appear.

Alternatively, click Start > All Applications > Accessories > Terminal

See also http://cristiananicolae.blogspot.com/2013/09/how-to-find-terminal-in-zorin-os.html