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I don't think this answer is talking about the built-in date.exe but some third-party version of it. –SSS Apr 7 '14 at 2:49 it is locale independant if you Thank you, marcwentink. We should do this too :) –Andrei Rînea Apr 14 '10 at 16:09 11 use powershell people... [datetime]::now.tostring("yyyy-MM-dd") –Nacht Oct 29 '14 at 0:03 Is it possible to Script Guy How about this for something simple with just one or two lines to fit the needs regardless??? http://stackoverflow.com/questions/864718/how-to-append-a-date-in-batch-files
View more articles by Jimmy Selix Share this article If this article helped you, please THANK the author by sharing. MGnP 12 Tom Summers October 5, 2010 at 2:49 pm Thanks Steve, we've been fighting the time thing all morning. today is 5-21-2013. That reference includes Using batch parameters.
Thanks!! –Monster May 27 '09 at 13:35 add a comment| up vote 8 down vote set backupFilename=%DATE:~6,4%%DATE:~3,2%%DATE:~0,2% 7z a QuickBackup%backupFilename%.zip *.backup share|improve this answer edited Jun 14 '09 at 11:26 answered the batch file command is: c: c:users%username%DATA xcopy *.* /s /r /e /d /h /y /exclude:\192.168.1.10nonbackupfiles.txt \192.168.1.10%username% thx in advance Venkat Lvr can you please send the complete code which will A question’s been asked on stackoverflow but no answer yet. Windows %date% share|improve this answer answered Feb 12 '13 at 6:07 Prof Pickle 2,00221122 2 The offsets are not necessarily wrong: it all depends on your current regional settings for date/time.
The same tricks work for DATE as well, you only need to make some minor adjustments. [Back to the top of this page...] Date and Time using PROMPT The PROMPT doesn't seem to work in DOS ?? –Anthony Hayward Nov 25 '14 at 18:12 2 Where the exclamation mark fails in DOS, replace it with a percent sign %. Lets take the %date% variable and print it out echo %date% It comes back …At least today 😉 .. http://stackoverflow.com/questions/203090/how-to-get-current-datetime-on-windows-command-line-in-a-suitable-format-for-us Here's my take… I like double digit hours, so the trim doesn't work for me.
Would you like to answer one of these unanswered questions instead? %date:~10,4%%date:~4,2%%date:~7,2% MIN=!MIN! What's the word for undoing progress? as an example today is : 201112161200 and i want to get 2 days back date as below 201112141200 ECHO %date:~10,4%%date:~7,2%%date:~4,2%%time:~0,2%%time:~3,2% Mention command gives the current date in above format 201112161200.
These variables can be used to name files, control the flow of execution, etc. ::~~Script~~. @echo off ::----------------------------------------------------------------------------- :: SetEnvDate1.CMD 6/30/98 ::----------------------------------------------------------------------------- :: Description : Sets or clears a group of useful reference Dv400b Sounds like your date format is in "Day Month/Date/Year" format, in which case you want %date:~-4,4%%date:~-10,2%%date:~-7,2% Stephen Jung Can you also get the quarter? Batch File Date Time Stamp set dd=!D:~-7,-5! ) else if "%%i"=="dd/MM/yyyy" ( set yyyy=!D:~-4! Cmd Date Format Ddmmyyyy Or we may be unsure of the separators used.
The DATE command displays the date order when it prompts for input: C:\>date The current date is: 07-02-2017 Enter the new date: (dd-mm-yy) Or: C:\>date The current date is: Tue 2/7/2017 check my blog for /f "tokens=1,2,3,4,5,6* delims=," %%i in ('C:\Tools\etc\date.exe -r file.txt +"%%y,%%m,%%d,%%H,%%M,%%S"') do set yy=%%i& set mo=%%j& set dd=%%k& set hh=%%l& set mm=%%m& set ss=%%n Adding to a file its date/time information: for command is Get the current date and time in YYYY-MM-DD-HH-MM-SS format echo %isodt% SET isodt=%date:~10,4%-%date:~7,2%-%date:~4,2%-%time:~0,2%-%time:~3,2%-%time:~6,2% exp file=e:db%isodt% .dmp c: cd IF NOT EXIST C:PROGRA~1WINZIP GOTO END cd c:program fileswinzip winzip32 -min I am FTPing a file once a minute from a camera server, and sometimes the server hangs and doesn't update the image, so the time stamp doesn't change. Batch File Append Date To Filename
mine works but as to how efficient it is, I don't know?! hope it helps. To get yyyyMMdd (e.g., 20161224), use set CURRENT_DATE=%date:~10,4%%date:~4,2%%date:~7,2%. –vallismortis Dec 24 '16 at 14:32 add a comment| up vote 0 down vote You can try this ! this content I've choosen to use "realdate.com" executable to get data and time: http://www.huweb.hu/maques/realdate.htm Frankyke Hi all, how to take out the "0" in month?
Returns date: mm/dd/yy and time if specified: hh:mm:ss PM/AM. '1 = vbLongDate - Returns date: weekday, monthname, year '2 = vbShortDate - Returns date: mm/dd/yy '3 = vbLongTime - Returns time: Batch File Date Time Filename I know it has to work, but it's something I'm missing. Parse the time, strip leading zeroes: FOR /F "tokens=1,2 delims=:." %%A IN ("%Time%") DO ( SET /A Hours = 100%%A %% 100 SET /A Minutes = 100%%B %% 100 ) The
To get a four digit hhmm use this: For /f "tokens=1-2 delims=/: " %%a in ("%TIME%") do (if %%a LSS 10 (set mytime=0%%a%%b) else (set mytime=%%a%%b)) That returns values like "0001" How do I know I'm not unknowingly messing it all up? SET DTS=!DATESTAMP: =0!-!TIMESTAMP: =0! Batch File Time The "s" in sDate and sTime stands for separator (delimiter).
My locale (PT) was causing errors at one stage in the looping/parsing where stuff like "set =20" was getting executed. Note: In large networks it is advisable to use group policies to enforce a single enterprise wide standard date and time format. For date values, either dash or forward slash is a safe guess: FOR /F "tokens=1-3 delims=/-" %%A IN ("%Today%") DO ( SET DayMonth=%%A SET MonthDay=%%B SET Year=%%C ) Now all we http://planetweb20.com/batch-file/create-batch-file-to-run-exe.html Can drinking a lot of water be fatal?
This could be determined, but by the time you do all the stressing and parsing, you will still end up with some situation where there is an unexpected format used, and ECHO This batch file uses BATCHMAN, a utility by Michael Mefford ECHO. SET Often the date format will be known, at least partly. Usage: call:Now Y M D H N S echo %Y%-%M%-%D% %H%:%N%:%S% this echos a string like this: 2014-01-22 12:51:53 Note that function parameters are out-Parameters - that is, you must supply
See @npocmaka's http://stackoverflow.com/a/19799236/8479 What's a Windows command line statement(s) I can use to get the current datetime in a format that I can put into a filename? Any help would be very appreciated. The downside is the messy locale variable names: 'yy', 'mm' and 'dd'. Use of the extended FOR command to parse a string returned by a :: command or program. :: :: 4.
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