Windows batch file


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Windows batch file

A file of Windows commands that are "batch processed" one after the other. Windows commands are mostly the same as earlier DOS commands. The Mac uses Unix shell scripts, which are equivalent to Windows batch files (see shell script). See command line and cmd abc's.
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