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Dean goes over the using the msfconsole and some of the major commands you can run from within it such as help, search, set, and show. You will use the help command frequently to enumerate the options associated with commands within the Metasploit framework. The search and show commands can be used in tandem to discover and explore various exploits and payloads provided by Metasploit. This comes in very handy when looking for vulnerabilities in applications to exploit for specific OSes such as Excel under an MS Windows target.