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FC Beginner: file name with spaces..

Posted on 2006-07-02
Last Modified: 2010-04-20
hi, how do i run command on the file that have spaces in the file name,
eg: James Blunt - Cubicle.rm
Question by:InNoCenT_Ch1ld
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veedar earned 250 total points
ID: 17028558
You can escape the spaces with \ like so...

James\ Blunt\ -\ Cubicle.rm

This will also work...


Author Comment

ID: 17028603
icic, tks a lot ;-)
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ID: 17028617
or use quotes

command 'James Blunt - Cubicle.rm'

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