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Microsoft Disk Operating System (MS-DOS) was an operating system for x86-based personal computers, and traces of it are still found in the Windows operating system. DOS is still used in some embedded systems and for certain legacy 16-bit networks.

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I had this question after viewing Windows updates batch files (https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/29001304/Windows-updates-batch-files.html).

Had a previous question in regards to doing a …

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Microsoft Certification Exam 74-409
Microsoft Certification Exam 74-409

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Having trouble getting this to work per various searches.  I basically need to exclude all the *.dat files in my .zip archive.
I believe I need the ' -x!*.dat' but can't figure out where to …

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# Look for a variable
status="RUNNING"

# Loop and check variable %status%
status=checkstatus
# wait for 5 seconds
timeout /t 5
if status != "RUNNING" then
echo "finished"
exit

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When I execute a command line execution. it returns an output like below.
task_name, description, 11, In_progress
task_name, description, 12, In_progress
task_name, description, 13, In_progress

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How to split number value into 5. I have 3 parameter passed to a batch file
e.g
start_value=1
end_value=1000
split_val=5

# How to get each individual range inside a loop
start_range=1

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I had this question regarding my previous post: Help adding usb port to computer running on ms dos …

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I have a .txt file, the file has  a list of set like below

ERROR|||svcNextGenXlate|JCD-0001|java.lang.Exception: file does not exist: ....f837463a-1d73-46a4-a2d767160fbb8e54.doc||0|----END-----|

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I have a script that builds some files on the fly.  Every file created needs the last line to be !

I can't figure out for life of me how to get it to work....

(CODE)

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Hello fellow experts!

Running into an issue with a batch file we have, with the purpose to install windows updates offline.

(CODE)

The above works great, but ONLY if it is run in a local …

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I am pasting this string below into a command prompt window and hitting enter

I am then prompted for a password.

Is there any batch file or script I can build to automate this?

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I am running a batch script that checks for error files in a specific folder every 60 seconds.This script deletes any error file with size 0 kb(empty file).
If the file size is greater than 0 kb it …

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Below is a little bit of code I use to add the current date to a file name.

How can I modify the code to add the prior day's date?

copy  D:\DTS\DailyTXN\DAILY_ATB_TXN_DETAIL.txt  …

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I need to gather information form over 100 thin clients and I was hoping to use WMIC command line tools so I don't have to log into each machine.  These machines are not on our domain so I'll need to …

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I am looking for a file on an FTP site that matches *[NAME]*.dat. Is there a particular ftp command to achieve this? e.g. dir *[name]*.dat

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I have a folder with its sub-folder and sub-folder... I want to have a script to export its network path directory along with the file names into a text file

\\098.098.09.00\folder1\folder2\abx.pdf…

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Hi Experts,

As seen attached, I have a backup script that performs daily backup, however would only like to keep files that were modified and have different size from previous file, as seen …

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I am trying to get a package name (which varies on each computer, but all have in common the string "embeddedlock") in order to pass to DISM /Remove-Package command.

If I run:

(CODE)
Then I …

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I want to delete all Word documents (.doc) and text documents (.txt) in a network directories, how to do that?

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I have a simple batch file that gave me an error that never happened before.
I've been using the script for about 3 years without any issues until now and I don't think anything changed.

Here's …

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I have the following script with a date variable on a server and it is not working. Not sure why

This is how the file is saved data.1-09-0-0_105753.backup

On another server, it looks like this …

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"D:\SQL 2008 R2\x64\Setup\sql_engine_core_inst_msi\PFiles\SqlServr\MSSQL.X\MSSQL\Binn\sqliosim.exe" -dir d:\tempfiles -log D:\Log010417.xml -d 60 -size 2

gives this error:
Access to d:\tempfiles …

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Hello
I mange a bunch of daily generated files for our company, which has many properties, and I am having trouble with my script.  Here is our workflow; each property copies their files to a …

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how can I find out with DOS commands to know

1)when a local account will expire (account itself)
2)when a local account password expires

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Need help modifying this following script where it will search for files within \\NTAPP\E containing the values specified in the text file attached.

Ex. *24558*, PO 24558, PO 24558-1A
     …

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I had this question after viewing Copy dir and files with robocopy (https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/28992817/Copy-dir-and-files-with-robocopy.html).

When I run the copy job, I need to …

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