BAT file


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BAT file

(BATch file) A file of operating system commands that are executed one after the other. Stemming from the DOS and OS/2 worlds, BAT files are also used in Windows. See batch file abc's.
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Anonymous memo on closure of Longhorn Caverns, bat files of 12 FTW/SE, Randolph AFB, no date; Leonard C.
But unlike program file viruses that typically attach themselves to exe, com, or bat files, the executable macro is buried within a word processing or spreadsheet document.
Custom application patches in the form of scripts, BAT files, zip files and "hot fixes" are handled similarly.