Batch script that runs a command and enters "yes" and "password"

Hey guys, I need to automate a command that connects to a linux folder with authentication. When the command is executed, it asks to continue the connection and "yes" must be entered, a second later the "password" itself must be entered.
I've never done batch scripting or any of  the kind, so maybe some kind of Pause function must be enabled for it to wait a second or two for the two popups (yes and pwd).
Thank You!
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MlandaTCommented:
If you want to pass a "yes" to a script, you can use:

echo yes | myexefilename.exe

This works for passing in a single parameter. To pass in 2 parameters, you can try an input text file with the two parameters, each on it own line.

myexefilename.exe < input.txt

Look at this sample commandline application
        static void Main(string[] args)
        {

            Console.Write("FirstName: ");
            string FirstName = Console.ReadLine();
            Console.Write("LastName: ");
            string LastName = Console.ReadLine();
            Console.Write("Age: ");
            string Age = Console.ReadLine();
            Console.WriteLine();

            Console.WriteLine("Hi {0} {1}. You are still {2}.", FirstName, LastName, Age);

        }

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This takes in 3 parameters.

Using ECHO with a single parameter:
Input: echo Bill | ConsoleApplication1.exe
Output: Hi Bill  . You are still .

If you create a text file as attached (input.txt) which has 3 lines in it and run:
Input: ConsoleApplication1.exe < input.txt
Output: Hi Bill Gates. You are still 15.
input.txt
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MlandaTCommented:
Also look at this script (from https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/windowsserver/en-US/4f658a6e-3cec-418d-9367-ff2f349608f1/how-to-provide-input-for-prompts-?forum=winserverpowershell). I haven't tried the pure PowerShell approach though. My approach just relies on how we know batchfiles to work.

# list of expected questions and answers to those questions
#
$promptResponses = @{
    'Are you sure you want to continue (y/n)? ' = 'y'
    'Enter student name    : ' = 'Ajith'
    'Enter student age     : ' = '22'
    'Enter student sex     : ' = 'M'
    'Enter student Address : ' = '#34, some street, some city'
    'Enter student course  : ' = 'CS'
}

$process = New-Object System.Diagnostics.Process
$process.StartInfo.FileName = 'cscript.exe'
$process.StartInfo.Arguments = "/nologo commit.vbs"
$process.StartInfo.UseShellExecute = $false
$process.StartInfo.RedirectStandardInput = $true
$process.StartInfo.RedirectStandardOutput = $true
$process.StartInfo.WorkingDirectory = (Get-Location).Path

$process.Start() | Out-Null

# read prompts from program's standard output
# write responses to program's standard input
#
$promptStream = $process.StandardOutput
$responseStream = $process.StandardInput

# monitor the output of the program until the program ends
#
while (-not $process.HasExited) {
    # read all outputs from program line by line
    # if the output is a prompt, get response and send a response to program
    #
    do {
        $output = $promptStream.ReadLine()
        if ($output -eq $null) {
            break
        }

        $isPrompt = $promptResponses.ContainsKey($output)
        if ($isPrompt) {
            $response = $promptResponses[$output]
            $responseStream.WriteLine("$response")
        }
        
        # send program output and responses to pipeline for display/logging/etc
        #
        Write-Output $output
        if ($isPrompt) {
            Write-Output $response
        }
    } while ($output -ne $null) 
}

$promptStream.Close()
$responseStream.Close()

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