Opening explorer with a batch file.

Posted on 2004-11-10
Last Modified: 2008-02-01
I need to have a batch file open explorer to a specific directory.  Can anyone help me?  The opearating system is win98.

Thank you in advance,
Question by:benjaminrwalker
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    Accepted Solution

    Hmmm, my computer's not working so I can't test this but maybe.

    explorer "C:\my specific directory"
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    Expert Comment

    Try these command lines.
    They probably work with Win 98's Explorer.
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    Expert Comment

    SaMuEl's method works for me (on WinXP), and I can't see why it wouldn't on a Win98.


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