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Windows Batch File

Posted on 2013-11-19
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I need some assistance in creating a Windows batch file that needs to run on startup:

I have an environment variable called EWF which will be set to either 0 or 1; I need the batch file to query the environment variable and perform some actions if it's a 0 or do nothing if it is a 1.

Any help?
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This line will leave the batch script immediately if EWF is 1, and continue otherwise:
if "%EWF%"=="1" goto :eof
echo EWF is 0

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Or you can do something like this:
if "%EWF%"=="0" (
	echo EWF is 0
)

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