troubleshooting Question

Find Text and Rename File

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I have a batch file which searches for text within files and renames the files accordingly. The problem is that it doesn't look for exact matches:

@echo off

for /f "delims=" %%a in ('findstr /m "General Ledger Summary Report" c:\Temp\*.prt') do ren "%%a" OFMREP052.prt

If the exact match isn't in the folder then any file with "General Ledger" in it will be renamed.

How can I force the batch file to search for exact matches?
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