MS-DOS and Windows command line batch command
If you are looking for help with batch files, we suggest you look at our batch file page.
The batch command is available in the following Microsoft operating systems.
Executes commands specified in a text file.
BATCH Inputfile [Outputfile]
|Inputfile||Specifies the text file containing the list of commands to be executed.|
|Outputfile||If specified, contains the output of the specified commands. If not specified, the output is displayed on the screen.|
Batch cannot be one of the commands included in the Inputfile.
The above batch command example runs through each of the commands in the myfile.txt file and display the output to the screen.