Batch Files

In DOS, OS/2, and also Microsoft Windows, batch file is the name given to a type of script file, a text file containing a series of commands to be executed by the command interpreter.
For making BATCH (.bat) files, we have to type commands on a single notepad. Say comm.bat here

Example (comm.bat)

dir
pause 
date
pause
time
pause

Output

E:\testDirectory>comm.bat

E:\testDirectory>dir
 Volume in drive E is Softwares
 Volume Serial Number is A804-13D4

 Directory of E:\testDirectory

02-Jun-14  01:10 PM    <DIR>          .
02-Jun-14  01:10 PM    <DIR>          ..
02-Jun-14  01:15 PM                37 comm.bat
               1 File(s)             37 bytes
               2 Dir(s)  30,733,975,552 bytes free

E:\testDirectory>pause
Press any key to continue . . .

E:\testDirectory>date
The current date is: 02-Jun-14
Enter the new date: (dd-mm-yy)

E:\testDirectory>pause
Press any key to continue . . .

E:\testDirectory>time
The current time is: 13:18:04.45
Enter the new time:

E:\testDirectory>pause
Press any key to continue . . .

E:\testDirectory>
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