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How to automatically include the current date in a batch created file
To use the following DOS command line, you have to include the line into a batch file wherever it makes sense for you.
For example, to create a zip file with the year and month and day as part of the file name:
In the above example, I am using Winzip Command Line Add-on.
The above serves as an example on how to make use of simple DOS commands to achieve a what is basically a simple task.
One look on the internet gives you dozens of ways to do that but they all lack one important characteristic; simplicity.
Article ID: 555314 - Last Review: May 10, 2005 - Revision: 1.0
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