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Batch Create & Run (BUGFIXES)

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Just a little program I whipped up a couple of days ago, to fill a need. It has a few nice features.

Basically it gives batch list ability, to any program that supports an input path on the command-line (%1 etc).

It only supports drag & drop, and uses RunWait .... but feel free to adapt to your needs. :D

Batch Create & Run v1.0.zip  (source included)

Batch Create & Run v1.1.zip  see latest screenshot below.

Batch Create & Run v1.2.zip  Important BUGFIXES

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NOTE - My usage was with a BAT file, so even though I coded for EXE files as well, that element remains untested, but should work. ;)

EDIT - Of course, if you use a DOS (console) EXE, you might want to add a checkbox to specify that the @Comspec method should be used. Perhaps I will add that ... one day.  DONE

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Due to popular demand :blink: ... and more importantly, my own desires :lol:, I have done an update, which still needs a little more testing, but is essentially finished (any bug found aside). I provide the update detail below ... and a new screenshot at first post. Stay tuned!  :tv_happy:

(v1.1) Buttons have been relocated to along the base of program window and some new options added. This has allowed the Program Path and Source Path fields to be widened etc. A checkbox to run a program EXE file with @ComSpec (Command Interpreter) instead of on its own, has been added. Entries can now be auto removed from the Source List after they have been processed. A Restore List is now created when the RUN button is clicked, which can later be used with the new RESTORE LIST button. An input field below the Source List has been added for user convenience, to see trailing text in a path not shown due to List width.

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Batch Create & Run v1.1 has been uploaded, see previous post for details.

While I have now done plenty of use with BAT and EXE files, I have only tested use of the new @ComSpec option once (with an EXE), and it worked fine as expected.

Enjoy!


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If I'm intent on insulting you or being rude, I will be obvious, not ambiguous about it.
I'm only big and bad, to those who have an over-active imagination.

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Batch Create & Run v1.2 has been uploaded, see first post for download.

(v1.2)
Bugfixes for not quoting paths, when running an EXE file, and clearing the source variable after last entry removed.

NOTE - Somehow I overlooked these ... must have had a dumb day ... been distracted or something. I use the program regularly, but use it in the same ways each time. It was only when I had a need to do something different, that these dumb mistakes came to light.


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Ignoring those who try to divert conversation with irrelevancies.
If I'm intent on insulting you or being rude, I will be obvious, not ambiguous about it.
I'm only big and bad, to those who have an over-active imagination.

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