How to rename file by replacing substring using batch in Windows [closed]

@echo off Set “Filename=how-to-rename-file.jpg” Set “Pattern=rename” Set “Replace=reuse” REM Call Rename “%Filename%” “%%Filename:%Pattern%=%Replace%%%” Call Echo %%Filename:%Pattern%=%Replace%%% :: Result: how-to-reuse-file.jpg Pause&Exit I give you other example for a loop of files: UPDATE: I’ve missed some things in the syntax ’cause fast-typing my last edit, here is the corrected code: @echo off Setlocal enabledelayedexpansion Set “Pattern=rename” Set … Read more

Remove unwanted path name from %path% variable via batch

This removes the substring C:\Program Files (x86)\Git\bin; from the PATH string and re-assigns: set PATH=%PATH:C:\Program Files (x86)\Git\bin;=% You might use this to see the change: echo %PATH:C:\Program Files (x86)\Git\bin;=% | tr ; \n Note: be exact on the substring. It’s case-sensitive and slash-sensitive. If you need to make it a persistent change use setx instead … Read more

What’s the relative order with which Windows search for executable files in PATH?

See the command search sequence on Microsoft Docs The PATH and PATHEXT environmental variables each provide an element of the search sequence: PATH is the ordered list of directories “where” to look, and PATHEXT is the ordered list of file extensions (“what“) to look for (in case the extension isn’t explicitly provided on the command … Read more

Command Prompt Error ‘C:\Program’ is not recognized as an internal or external command, operable program or batch file

If a directory has spaces in, put quotes around it. This includes the program you’re calling, not just the arguments “C:\Program Files\IAR Systems\Embedded Workbench 7.0\430\bin\icc430.exe” “F:\CP001\source\Meter\Main.c” -D Hardware_P20E -D Calibration_code -D _Optical -D _Configuration_TS0382 -o “F:\CP001\Temp\C20EO\Obj\” –no_cse –no_unroll –no_inline –no_code_motion –no_tbaa –debug -D__MSP430F425 -e –double=32 –dlib_config “C:\Program Files\IAR Systems\Embedded Workbench 7.0\430\lib\dlib\dl430fn.h” -Ol –multiplier=16 –segment __data16=DATA16 … Read more