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Need some help in Batch file assigning variable value ?

Posted on 2016-10-17
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Can anyone here please assist me with the batch script below:

C:\WINDOWS\system32>bcdedit /store C:\WinPE_Combined\Media\Boot\BCD /enum | find "osdevice"
osdevice                ramdisk=[boot]\sources\boot.wim,{7619daa8-fafa-11d9-b411-000476eba66e}

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I need to assign like this OSID={7619daa8-fafa-11d9-b411-000476eba66e}

Thanks in advance.
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for /f "tokens=2 delims=," %%a in ('bcdedit /store C:\WinPE_Combined\Media\Boot\BCD /enum ^| find "osdevice"') do (
  set OSID=%%a
  echo OSID=%OSID%
)

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by:Senior IT System Engineer
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THanks NVIT,

but somehow:

%%a was unexpected at this time.

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Because it's supposed to be saved in a bat file.
If you run it on the the CMD line, change all the %% to %
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by:Senior IT System Engineer
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Thanks man !
yes it works.
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