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Old 04-11-2015, 04:24 PM   #1
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Just thought I throw this up here in case some of you are need of this.
https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/321379/en-us

I used to use a command prompt and manually perform a DIR to get a nice list of contents in a folder. The KB above will allow you to do the same with 2 mouse clicks.

After following the instructions, when you right click a folder in Windows you will have a "Print Directory Contents" option.

By defeault the file goes to:
C:\Users\"USERNAME"\AppData\Local\Temp\listing
With no file extension.

You can edit the .bat file to specify an explicit location and file name.
"C:\Listing.txt" instead of "%temp%\Listing"

You can also change the parameters of the DIR. To get a list of options, open a CMD prompt and type:
"Dir /?"
Then change the parameters in the .bat file's "DIR" command with what you want.

*EDIT*
I am not sure the purpose of the DEL command in the .bat. On my computer it deletes the listing file and doesn't keep it open. I have removed the DEL line so I can save the listing file on my computer.

If you want it to display full paths of each file use /s /b together. Thist will also list the files in subdirectories.
Ex:
C:\wally\Browser Cache
C:\wally\Decals
C:\wally\Palettes
C:\wally\Temp
C:\wally\Wally.cnt
C:\wally\Decals\BulletHoles.wad
C:\wally\Palettes\Blend.pal
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Old 04-11-2015, 10:27 PM   #2
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Linux is so much easier: tree ./

Of course there are options that you configure it with to get different looks and information.
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Old 04-16-2015, 02:47 PM   #3
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Oh yeah. I remember a while back I was brushing up on my linux server use, and it was so much easier to do things, that I was over thinking lol.
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