Chapter 4. Creating Batch Files

Using Notepad

Most students who have attended one of my classes on the command prompt, batch files, or PowerShell have heard me say this: “The difference between a good administrator and a great administrator is that great administrators have learned to script.”

You don’t even have to be a great scripter, but when you can automate some of your tasks, you can do much more than the good administrator who does tasks manually. You ...

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