Batch script help!

I have a text file that the data is on its own line.

example:
192.168.1.1
192.168.1.2
192.168.1.3
192.168.1.4
192.168.1.5
192.168.1.6


and I would like to read from the text file in a batch script I am writing so that it is output on the screen in columns.

example
192.168.1.1     192.168.1.2     192.168.1.3
192.168.1.4     192.168.1.5     192.168.1.6

or

192.168.1.1     192.168.1.3     192.168.1.5
192.168.1.2     192.168.1.4     192.168.1.6

Whichever way is easier or a script for both if it can be done.

Thank you in advance
crp0499CEOAsked:
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oBdACommented:
Like this?
@echo off
setlocal enabledelayedexpansion
set InputFile=D:\Temp\test.txt
set /a ColWidth = 3
set /a ColCount = 0
set Line=
for /f %%a in ('type "%InputFile%"') do (
	set /a ColCount += 1
	set Line=!Line!	%%a
	if !ColCount! geq !ColWidth! (
		set /a ColCount = 0
		echo.!Line:~1!
		set Line=
	)
)
if defined Line echo.%Line:~1%

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crp0499CEOAuthor Commented:
I will open a new question, I also want to see if it can be sorted in the right order.
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