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How to count  a special character in a string with window batch?

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Last Modified: 2015-07-30
Have a string like  str=C:\a\b\c\dd\t.txt
Don't know how deep the directory is. How to count how many slashes?
I have no problem to count any char, but the \ is a bit different. Please any guru shed some light on it?
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