Batch File Commands: Pause, Delete, Sleep & More

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What is the easiest method to add comments to your batch file?

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1. What would be the proper syntax if I wanted to pause my batch file for 10 seconds?

2. If you saw the command DEL A?.* in a batch file, which set of files would be deleted?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Use the quiz/worksheet combo to check your knowledge of batch file commands. Some of these include sleep, pause and delete.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You will be tested over:

  • Pausing a batch file for 10 seconds
  • The file extension used for a batch file
  • A command function that is like the sleep command in versions of Windows
  • The easiest way to add comments to a batch file
  • Files that would be deleted with a command DEL A

Skills Practiced

  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about pausing a batch file for 10 seconds and interpret it correctly
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important details from the lesson on batch file commands
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained about the best way to add comments to a batch file

Additional Learning

Develop a better understanding of these tech terms and topics with the lesson named, Batch File Commands: Pause, Delete, Sleep & More. Use this lesson to:

  • Determine what REM stands for
  • Learn how to use the pause command
  • Review examples of using the delete command
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