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Hi all

would anyone know of a example of file searching i need to search for a file on my drive

would there be a way to make this example script search all of c drive

thank you


$search = FileFindFirstFile("*.*")  

; Check if the search was successful
If $search = -1 Then
    MsgBox(0, "Error", "No files/directories matched the search pattern")

While 1
    $file = FileFindNextFile($search) 
    If @error Then ExitLoop
    MsgBox(4096, "File:", $file)

; Close the search handle
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you could use DOS

$r = _RunDOS("dir C:\ /b /s | find "*insert file name here*" >> C:\List.txt")
While 1
$x = FileReadLine("C:\List.txt")

i think thats right syntax not sure thou

..or you could use:

$x = _FileCountLines("C:\List.txt")
For 1 To $x
$z = FileReadLine("C:\List.txt",$x)
Edited by B3TA_SCR1PT3R

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