Dev Tip: Use Tabs to Autocomplete File Paths

Save your pair programming partner pain from watching you type out every letter in a file path.
Use tabs to auto complete the file paths!

Most commands support auto-completing file paths by inputting a few of the starting letters of the file path then hitting tabs.
This works in DOS, PowerShell, and the terminal in Linux and MacOS.

Protip: Create a custom alias to the directory that you’ll routinely navigate to.
More info here

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