On a PC running Windows and DOS

For simplicity, this example shows compilation from the MS-DOS command line. You should note, however, that TADS also provided a fully-featured development workbench which runs under Windows.
C:> dir

 Volume in drive C has no label
 Volume Serial Number is 07CF-011A
 Directory of C:\My Documents\cloak\tads\files

.              <DIR>        25/09/99  20:24 .
..             <DIR>        25/09/99  20:24 ..
HTMLTADS EXE       943,616  21/10/99  20:44 htmltads.exe
CLOAK    T          10,709  25/09/99  20:28 Cloak.t
TC32     EXE       343,552  21/10/99  20:44 tc32.exe
STD      T          17,296  21/10/99  20:44 std.t
ADV      T         179,024  21/10/99  20:44 adv.t
         5 file(s)      1,494,197 bytes
         2 dir(s)        6,488.61 MB free

C:> tc32 cloak

TADS Compiler v2.5.1  Copyright (c) 1993, 1999 Michael J. Roberts
TADS for Windows [WIN32] patchlevel 0.0
Mike Roberts <mjr_@hotmail.com> maintains this port.

C:> dir

 Volume in drive C has no label
 Volume Serial Number is 07CF-011A
 Directory of C:\My Documents\cloak\tads\files

.              <DIR>        25/09/99  20:24 .
..             <DIR>        25/09/99  20:24 ..
HTMLTADS EXE       943,616  21/10/99  20:44 htmltads.exe
CLOAK    GAM        53,981  21/10/99  21:23 cloak.gam
CLOAK    T          10,709  25/09/99  20:28 Cloak.t
TC32     EXE       343,552  21/10/99  20:44 tc32.exe
STD      T          17,296  21/10/99  20:44 std.t
ADV      T         179,024  21/10/99  20:44 adv.t
         6 file(s)      1,548,178 bytes
         2 dir(s)        6,488.56 MB free

C:> htmltads cloak

C:>