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Using batch parameters. Windows XP - Using batch parameters. Writing comments in Bat Files - GdP Software. It is always a good idea to write comments in your bat-files.

Writing comments in Bat Files - GdP Software

Your comments will help you to understand your own bat-files later on. More important: they help others to understand how it all works. The REM statement This is the most common way to write comments. Any line in your bat-file that starts with REM is completely ignored by the command-processor. REM This bat-file moves all files in C:\Incoming to C:\ToProcess REM Written by Gert Rijs REM 05/01/2003 Double Colons Alternatively you can replace the word REM by two colons.

DOS - String Manipulation

SetX - Set environment variables. Set environment variables permanently, SETX can be used to set Environment Variables for the machine (HKLM) or currently logged on user (HKCU): Syntax SETX [/s Computer [Credentials]] Variable Value [/m] SETX [/s Computer [Credentials]] [Variable] /k RegistryPath [/m] SETX [/s Computer [Credentials]] /f FileName {[Variable] {/a L,T | /r oL,oT "SearchString"} [/m] | /x} [/d Delimiters] Key: /s Computer The name or IP address of a remote computer.

SetX - Set environment variables

Do not use backslashes. (default = the local computer) Credentials The username and password used to connect to Computer: /u [Domain\]UserName [/p [Password]]] /u [Domain\]UserName Run the script with the credentials of the specified user account. The default value is the system permissions. /p [Password] The password of the user account that is specified in the /u parameter. Environment variables are stored in the registry: Machine variables are stored on the machine and will not follow a users roaming profile. String Value Mode Registry Mode. For DOS command help. Quick links About forAvailabilitySyntaxExamples About for The FOR variable is used for batch files to run a specified command when a parameter is met or specified.

for DOS command help

Availability The for command is an internal command and is available in the below Microsoft operating systems.

Echo (DOS)

BoxCryptor – Le chiffrement pour Dropbox. Liste des commandes Windows - La solution. Suppression Recursive et RDMIR, FOR et DIR [RESOLU] - Shell/Batch - Programmation. Visual Command Line – Un éditeur pour vos batchs. Visual Command Line – Un éditeur pour vos batchs Si vous êtes administrateur réseau, vous avez travaillez peut être sur un parc machine composé essentiellement de Windows.

Visual Command Line – Un éditeur pour vos batchs

Du coup, lorsque vous devez mettre en place certaines routines, certains process automatisés, la solution la plus simple reste encore le bon vieux fichier batch. Pour créer un fichier batch, rien de plus simple. Il suffit de créer un nouveau document avec son bloc note, d'y entrer les commandes dont on a besoin, puis d'enregistrer ce fichier en prenant bien soin de le terminer par l'extension .bat pour qu'il soit interprété par Windows.

C'est pratique mais le bloc note, ça manque un peu de confort. Ainsi, le panneau latéral contenant toutes les commandes DOS qui vont bien sera mis à jour en fonction de la version de Windows. Une fois votre petit batch au point, vous pouvez le tester directement depuis l'éditeur et ensuite le sauvegarder en .bat (ou texte). Batfiles: The DOS batch file programming handbook & Tutorial. DOS Command: SUBST. The description below is from the bookDOS the Easy Way by Everett Murdock Ph.D.

DOS Command: SUBST

CLICK HERE for information about downloading the book. Type: External (3.1 and later) Syntax: SUBST d: d:path SUBST d: /D Purpose: Substitutes a virtual drive letter for a path designation. Discussion Use the SUBST command to substitute a drive letter for a path in order to treat a virtual drive (a reserved area rather than an actual disk drive) as a physical drive. In order to enter drive designations using any letter (other than just the letters for the physical drives installed in your computer), you may have to add this line to a CONFIG.SYS file that should be placed in the root directory of your startup drive: Six DOS commands cannot be used with virtual drives created with the SUBST command. CHKDSK DISKCOPY FDISK FORMAT LABEL SYS If you enter the SUBST command without options , the program will display the name of the current virtual drives that are in effect (if any).

Example. Mklink in Windows. Mklink is a MS Windows command line utility that you can use to create symbolic links or symlinks and hard links in MS Windows.

Mklink in Windows

Mklink is a nice tool for troubleshooting file system problems. Mklink requires administrative privileges. XCOPY. Example[edit] Create a new directory by copying all contents of the existing directory, including any files or subdirectories having the "hidden" or "system" attributes and empty directories. xcopy e:\existing e:\newcopy /s /e /i /h If the directory names include blank signs(spaces), the names can be put in quotation marks. xcopy "D:\Documents and Settings\MY.USERNAME\My Documents\*" "E:\MYBACKUP\My Documents\" /D/E/C/Y.

XCOPY

Sauvegardes manuelles: Xcopy et Robocopy - Win Vista - Windows & Software. Feature Comparison: XXCOPY vs ROBOCOPY. [ Back to Table of Contents ] [ << ] [ >> ] From: Kan Yabumoto tech@xxcopy.com To: XXCOPY user Subject: Feature comparison: XXCOPY vs ROBOCOPY Date: 2002-12-03 (Revised) =============================================================================== Introduction: Since we receive a large number of inquiries about XXCOPY's relative strength and weakness against ROBOCOPY, the administrator's tool bundled with Microsoft's Windows NT/2000/XP Reseource Kit, this article was created to contrast the two utilities.

Feature Comparison: XXCOPY vs ROBOCOPY

Apparently, ROBOCOPY (which stands for Robust Copy) and XXCOPY both come from Microsoft's XCOPY utility as the basis for the overall approach which of course comes from COMMAND.COM's built-in COPY command. As its name implies, XXCOPY adheres to XCOPY's general behavior very closely. Robocopy. Windows 10 : Microsoft met silencieusement fin à la limitation à 260 caractères pour les chemins d'accès, dans la Build 14352 qui encore en préversion.

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