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Old 06-01-12, 14:46
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Default .bat to open random file

I need a batch file that will open a file at random. For example I can write a batch that will open all the files I specify in a list, but I want to list all the files out and then have the batch open only one and chose the file to open completely randomly. Then once the file is closed, I want the batch file to open another file on the list at random

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Old 06-01-12, 15:36
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Default Re: .bat to open random file

Have a look at that thread:
http://forums.majorgeeks.com/showthread.php?t=252488

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Old 06-08-12, 23:32
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Default Re: .bat to open random file

Here is a simple example
create a text file on your desktop
open it
In the below example the exe is M2Server
Once you enter the code
enter a name for the file and add the extension .bat
When you hit save it should create a new file that looks like a gear.
This will be your batch file and it should run just like an executable when you double click it.
Code:
@echo off
rem M2Server
cd C:\Mirserver\M2Server
start M2Server.exe
exit
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Old 07-03-12, 14:55
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Default Re: .bat to open random file

@TimLANWAN what kind of files are these? if they are executables thn you might be looking at a potential fork bomb..
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