I cannot figure out how to echo the date and time, with a zero padded hour, to insert a timestamp in my batch files. The following is the set command that I use to echo the date and time: set _DateTime=%DATE:~10,4%-%DATE:~4,2%-%DATE:~7,2%_%time:~0,2%-%time:~3,2% echo _DateTime=%_DateTime% The following is what the code above generated in the console window ..
I’ve got a bunch of text files in a directory that have a block of text I want to extract between two strings into a new text file of a similar name. I’ve got the single file working but think I’ve come unstuck with looping through all .txt files. Maybe at the "goto" command? Here ..
I’m trying to understand the behavior of IF and else. Given this code (works): CHOICE /C YN /M "Do it?" IF ERRORLEVEL == 2 GOTO skip IF ERRORLEVEL == 1 GOTO doIt GOTO end :doIt echo Do it! GOTO end :skip echo Abort! GOTO end :end Why can’t I change the order of the two ..
Is there a way I can create a bat script to add a fax account(fax server) to multiple computers at once for Windows Fax and Scan to speed up the process? Everything is inside the same domain and network, I’m assuming it should be pretty easy… Source: Windows..
I am using this answer to batch create folders & move files based on file names. My files are TIFs, with this naming schema: 12345_001.tif 12345_002.tif 12345_003.tif 12346_001.tif 12346_002.tif 12347.tif 12348.tif My code: @echo off for /F "tokens=1,2 delims=_." %%a in (‘dir /B *.tif’) do ( md "%%a" 2>NUL move "%%a_%%b.tif" "%%a" ) Some files ..
Inside the %list% txt file there are multiple paths and inside %List2Backup% there are multiple files list only, I need to copy each file to each server name location based on first server name only example of location from %list% TestServer1D$Location1DraftsTestings TestServer2C$Location1DraftsTestings I want files to be copied to "%~dp0BackupDlls_%Environment%_%format:~-0,30%TestServer1filename.dll This is the current code ..
This Batch is for Microsoft Windows and its function is to generate recursively "Full paths" from a selected "List of Paths" "read from a Text file" then outputted to SET Variables recursively and that finally outputted to a Batch file ready to be Deployed for Creating Symbolic Links. Caution: The Asteriks Symbol * is for ..
The main.bat file is in the autostart directory, it launches debug.exe, then it reads integer variable (i) from iteration.txt and creates another (i).bat in autostart, then increments i+1 and re-writes it’s value into iteration.txt. The script works properly as long as being executed by cmd or doubleclick, but when it is executed after system restart, ..
The file main.bat is in the Startup directory of the Windows Start Menu. It launches debug.exe, then it reads an integer variable (i) from iteration.txt and creates another (i).bat in directory for automatically started programs and scripts. Next it increments i+1 and re-writes its value into iteration.txt. The script works properly as long as being ..
I have a python project that uses streamlit as its gui. Since I’m graduating from my lab I’m trying to make it as easy as possible to use, and to somewhat futureproof it by automating setup in case the lab gets a new PC or laptop. Whats the easiest way to automate for windows (either ..