·        Use RunAs or MakeMeAdmin to get a CMD shell running in a different security context.

·        Run “DIR /A /S C:\” to list every file and folder on the C: drive. 

·        Try to stop the output with Ctrl-C. 



Nothing happens.  “DIR” continues to execute.



Use Ctrl-Break instead.


[Added, March 9, 2005:

While this problem occurs on Windows XP, it does not occur on Server 2003 RTM!