The batch tag is used for Windows batch file questions.

The batch tag is used for Windows batch file questions.

Batch files are scripts executed by the Windows command processor (cmd.exe) or, in older times, by the DOS shell (command.com). While many people mistakenly believe that everything that has light gray text on a black background is DOS, pretty much no batch question ever asked here was DOS-related.

Since the batch language evolved it gathered a whole host of intricacies and difficulties.

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