Microsoft DOS endlocal command

Updated: 11/10/2017 by Computer Hope

About endlocal

Stops the localization of the environment changes enabled by the setlocal command.

Availability

The endlocal command is an internal command and is available in the below Microsoft operating systems.

Windows NT
Windows 2000
Windows XP
Windows Vista
Windows 7
Windows 8
Windows 10

Endlocal syntax

Ends localization of environment changes in a batch file. Environment changes made after ENDLOCAL has been issued are not local to the batch file; the previous settings are not restored on termination of the batch file.

ENDLOCAL

If Command Extensions are enabled ENDLOCAL changes as follows:

If the corresponding SETLOCAL enable or disabled command extensions using the new ENABLEEXTENSIONS or DISABLEEXTENSIONS options, then after the ENDLOCAL, the enabled/disabled state of command extensions will be restored to what it was prior to the matching SETLOCAL command execution.

Endlocal examples

ENDLOCAL

Stops the localization of the environment changes enabled by the setlocal command.