CMD Compatibility and CMDebug / TCC-RT, Part 2

After my request for CMD batch files that didn't work with CMDebug or TCC, a user sent me a batch file with a curious usage of the CMD delayed variable expansion syntax. CMD supports the !var! syntax to delay variable expansion at the time of a command's execution, rather than when the statement is read. For example, suppose you want to create a list of [...]

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Take Command and TCC Installer Analytics

I've been gathering system information about Take Command installations for the last several months. (The installer only sends system configuration information; it doesn't [...]

CMD Compatibility and CMDebug / TCC-RT, Part 1

The goal of our new stand-alone batch debugger CMDebug is to run CMD.EXE batch files with as close to 100% compatibility as possible. I asked users to send me any CMD batch [...]

CMDebug Windows Batch File Debugger

We have a number of users who tell us that they want to use Take Command's batch debugger, but their company only allows the use of CMD.EXE to run batch files. Although we [...]

Windows Processes and Job Objects in TCC v21

When Windows creates a new process, it doesn’t create a parent / child relationship with the new process. This means a new “child” processes will continue running [...]

Command Dialogs

Take Command 21.0 Command Dialogs One of the biggest (and the most complex to implement) new features in Take Command 21.0 is the expanded Command [...]

Take Command 21.0

Take Command 21.0 We released Take Command 21.0, and you can download a fully functional evaluation version from our web site. See What’s New in Version 21.0 in the [...]

TCC RT (RunTime) Released

JP Software released TCC RT (RunTime) today. I've had frequent requests from business users for a run-time version of TCC, so developers can write scripts and then deploy [...]

Take Command 20.0 Released

We have released Take Command 20.0. You can download v20 at: Note that the installer is a combined x86 / x64 installer; it will [...]

Take Command 18.0 Released

We've just released the latest update to our Take Command and TCC suite - Take Command 18.0. Take Command 18.0 has hundreds of new features, including: · 7 new [...]

Take Command 17.0 Released

JP Software has released Take Command 17.0. After the major UI changes in 16.0, we have made even more changes to the internals for 17.0. Take Command, TCC, and the IDE / [...]