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Posted on 2011-09-14
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Hi I am trying to do a pretty basic script to map a drive but I am having problems with the if error level =  command

It takes you to the Error page not matter what the outcome is. My script is below.

@Echo off 

:Start 
Echo **** his script will map a network drive for you ****
Cd %windir%\system32
Goto :PropertySet

:PropertySet
Echo **** Please Enter the Valid information ****
Set /P DRIVE="Please Enter the Drive letter here:"
Set /P PATH="Please Enter the Path here:"
Pause
Goto :MapDrives

:MapDrives
CLS
Color 0f
Echo **** Maping the Drive ****
net use %DRIVE%: %PATH%
If %ErrorLevel% equ 1 (Goto :Finish Else (Goto :Error) 
pause

:Error
Echo **** An Error has Occured Please make sure you selected a valid free drive letter and a the path you selected is correct. ****
Pause
Goto :Finish 

:Finish 
Echo **** This Operation has Finished Succesfuly ****

:End
pause
exit

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Question by:Contigo1
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Syntax should be:

If %ErrorLevel% equ 1 (Goto :Finish) Else (Goto :Error)



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This has solved my problem thanks
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Welcome.

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