• Filename from SQL 2005 Query

    I have a batch file that runs a SQL query command overnight once a week and outputs the results of that query to a file as a .csv file. The query produces, amongst other things, a week ending date. Is it possible to to name the output file with result of the week ending column in the query. All...

    Apbarker5 pointsBadges:
  • Visual Basic scripting

    how can i run batch files using vb scripting

    W125 pointsBadges:
  • I am writing a batch file that will be run from a DVD to copy some necessary files to a location specified by the user.

    I am writing a batch file that will be run from a DVD to copy some necessary files to a location specified by the user. I have used switches to get Yes or No input in the past. How do I get a drive location from the user and then verify that on the current system so I can return an error echo?...

    Techy1984225 pointsBadges:
  • DOS Script Help

    I have the below DOS batch that checks the length of every file in the temp folder and display the file name(s) of any file with zero bytes. In addition, if there are no files in the directory the message “No Files in folder” will be displayed.

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  • Batch File Books

    Hi All, I am looking for a book on Batch Files for beginners, It is an area I don't have much experience in but would like to start learning. All suggestions are appreciated Thanks, Shane.

    shanekearney810 pointsBadges:
  • Checking Email from Command Prompt

    I am aware of many applications that allow you to send email from the command line. My favorite is 'sendEmail' which I use in batch files and '.exe's' to retrieve logs and files from my client's computers when trouble shooting their software.  What I cannot find is a way to check email or receive...

    Techy1984225 pointsBadges:
  • Writng a batch file to automate a task

    Hi All, I am only new to scripting and do not pretend to know a lot about it, with that said can anyone help me write a script/batch file to do the following. I create backups of client machines while they are repaired, these backups are then put on our NAS but after a period of 2 months from date...

    shanekearney810 pointsBadges:
  • How do I run a batch file to join domain?

    Dear Expert, may i know how to run a batch file to join a domain? Thanks you.

    david2009575 pointsBadges:
  • Automated backup system available to my client windows 7 workstations?

    Is there an automated backup system available to my client windows 7 workstations on the network? Can it be scheduled to wake up the clients and then back them up to a central location? Can I log everything or will I need to script batch files to pipe the output using xcopy?

    ITKE56,495 pointsBadges:
  • Batch file troubleshooting in Symantec System Center

    I have a batch file that I run from my server to establish communication with Symantec System Center on a different server within the same domain. The batch file works when run from a desktop with local admin rights (the computer shows up in the Symantec System Center), but users can't run it since...

    ITKE56,495 pointsBadges:
  • Delete files based on Size

    Is there a way to write a simple Batch file that would allow me to delete all files in a folder with a size of 0KB. I have an application that churns out csv files every two minutes, but quite a few are empty, and I want to get rid of them automatically before archiving the rest.

    IGGt5 pointsBadges:
  • run bat file

    I need to deploy a batch file 123.bat to collect system information to a server in my network.And want to run this bat file on a daily basis at a particlual time .I can simply create a user logon script for this .but my problem is we have more than 200 systems and normlly the users didnt shutdown...

    sumeshbnr1,675 pointsBadges:
  • Batch file to run cisco commands

    How do I create a simple .BAT file to run on 25 devices for the purpose of getting "show fabric errors" output. And/or, does anyone know of a tool that I can do this with?    

    Vtrim5 pointsBadges:
  • Autorepair batch for local area connection

    Hi, I am from India. I am a cable internet user,this service uses switching network and user is assigned one ip, I can log in using there client, but the service is having a loophole , anybody on the network can see all the ip's on the network (by using IP scanning tools) and if he changes his...

    Kusur5 pointsBadges:
  • Customizing the logging of a Wiindows batch file

    I am trying to customize the piped output of a batch file. I am currently using Robocopy to copy/move files to various directories based on the file naming convention. This part is working just fine. I am having problem though with customizing the logging of it. I have the batch file running as a...

    MicJ155 pointsBadges:
  • DTS Package completes successfully but doesn’t run batch file

    I have a DTS package that creates and XML file and then FTP's that file to a location. I run the package manually and it works fine. I've created a job for it, run the job and it completes successfully, but go to look and the ftp from the batch file doesn't run. Obviously a permissions issue but...

    Bleeb45 pointsBadges:
  • adding url’s to the links toolbar in IE via script

    daily I have to add a couple of url's to the links toolbar for every new computer that comes into our office. it's simple to drag and drop manually but time consuming and tedious. does anyone know how I can have this done automatically with a simple batch file or vbs script?

    Toggler80 pointsBadges:
  • Eject CD-Drive automatically from pure DOS mode

    Hi guys, Heres my problem: Im making an auto-bootable ghost disc of Vista, so that anyone who is computer illiterate is able to restore their corrupt operating system. I should have no trouble doing this part. However, i want the disc to auto-eject once ghosting is finished. Does anyone know a way...

    Temp0165 pointsBadges:
  • File errors

    When I run Xcopy from a batch file, some files generate an error. "the file was modified externally" I can exclude these files but I really need to keep them backed up.

    partainm5 pointsBadges:
  • Batch File to Query internal Mail Server

    Is it possible to create a batch file to query a specific mailbox on an internal Exchange mail server for an email that is sent to a specific email group and move that email, or, the email attachment to the a folder on another drive. I am not very good in creating batch file so any help would be...

    jutpro480 pointsBadges:

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