Solved

Input in a Batch file

Posted on 2004-07-30
4
890 Views
Last Modified: 2012-06-21
Hi everybody
how can i give input in a batch file??
Thanx
0
Comment
Question by:lightin_star
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
4 Comments
 
LVL 4

Accepted Solution

by:
rohanpandya earned 50 total points
ID: 11676190
use %1 upto %9

 like i write content of batch file

  net share sharename = %1

 this is content of a.bat

 now when you run a.bat run as

     a "C:\rohan" so"c:\rohan" is input of batch file
0
 
LVL 3

Expert Comment

by:taus01
ID: 11677261
If you want interactive (not command line based) input and you run w2000 or newer you can use:

SET /P variable=[promptString]

That prompts the user for input and after pressing return the value is stored in the specified environment variable for later use.

Sascha
0

Featured Post

On Demand Webinar: Networking for the Cloud Era

Did you know SD-WANs can improve network connectivity? Check out this webinar to learn how an SD-WAN simplified, one-click tool can help you migrate and manage data in the cloud.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

A short article about problems I had with the new location API and permissions in Marshmallow
In this post we will learn how to make Android Gesture Tutorial and give different functionality whenever a user Touch or Scroll android screen.
Simple Linear Regression
Progress

627 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question