DOS Batch file for searching a specific file Share on Facebook Post on reddit Tweet on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Home › Forums › Scripting › DOS Command Shell › DOS Batch file for searching a specific file This topic has 5 replies, 6 voices, and was last updated 4 years, 9 months ago by jystewart. Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) Author Posts pmgMember Feb 02, 2009 at 2:14 am #138789 Below is the dos script which I have write to search files in specific folder: @echo off c: if exist c:Data*.txt (echo FILE_EXIST) else (echo FILE DOES NOT EXIST) PAUSE Now I am getting message FILE DOES NOT EXIST all the time even if the file is there. if i change if exist c:Data*.* (echo FILE_EXIST) else (echo FILE DOES NOT EXIST) i*.* instead of *.txt then I get FILE_EXIST message all the time even if the file is not there. I am not getting correct message. Any help? Thanks in advance. Author Posts Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) You must be logged in to reply to this topic.