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by SweetTasha
2022-Jun-13, 6:11 pm
Forum: Windows CMD Shell
Topic: wmic diskdrive command invalid query
Replies: 2
Views: 132

Re: wmic diskdrive command invalid query

get name fixed it. thanks. SweetTasha
by SweetTasha
2022-Jun-13, 12:52 am
Forum: Windows CMD Shell
Topic: wmic diskdrive command invalid query
Replies: 2
Views: 132

wmic diskdrive command invalid query

wmic diskdrive getName, Manufacturer, Model, InterfaceType, MediaType, SerialNumber I got this command from an article explaining how to get the volume serial number for my System Hard Drive. I also need to use it for other drives, such as USB flash drives. Here's an image of the Command Prompt comm...
by SweetTasha
2021-Nov-12, 1:38 pm
Forum: Windows VBScript
Topic: Getting started. Help using vbscript for a simple task.
Replies: 5
Views: 3767

Re: Getting started. Help using vbscript for a simple task.

Simon, thanks for your help.
SweetTasha.
by SweetTasha
2021-Nov-11, 1:32 am
Forum: Windows VBScript
Topic: Getting started. Help using vbscript for a simple task.
Replies: 5
Views: 3767

Re: Getting started. Help using vbscript for a simple task.

I followed the how-to links from your reply. WOW. There's a bushel of stuff. I can see I'll be burning the midnight oil tonight.

Again, thanks.
SweetTasha.
by SweetTasha
2021-Nov-11, 1:25 am
Forum: Windows VBScript
Topic: Getting started. Help using vbscript for a simple task.
Replies: 5
Views: 3767

Re: Getting started. Help using vbscript for a simple task.

I did a little research and it seems to me that the script needs to run under HTML. If that is correct, won't I need a website to host the HTML? I'm probably misunderstanding how the pieces of this environment fit together. I run some VBA code under Excel. It can't run with an Excel program to host ...
by SweetTasha
2021-Nov-10, 11:28 pm
Forum: Windows VBScript
Topic: Getting started. Help using vbscript for a simple task.
Replies: 5
Views: 3767

Getting started. Help using vbscript for a simple task.

I need to write a script to issue some prompts, get the answers, then run an .exe file. I'm the only user on the system, but I'd like to put the execution into the scheduler so it can be run on a recurring basis. Why not just set up a reminder in my calendar? That's no fun :) But seriously, I;m hopi...
by SweetTasha
2021-Sep-11, 4:40 am
Forum: Windows CMD Shell
Topic: display the count of files in folders
Replies: 1
Views: 2861

display the count of files in folders

Is there a CMD that will show the number of files in a given folder. Perhaps even traverse the tree. Like suppose I have a folder called Documents with subfolders A and B, subfolder A has 3 subfolders and B has 2 So the "tree" looks like this: C;/Documents A A1 A2 A3 B B1 B2 The command I'...