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    Disk name

    9RW47RAV Non-elevated, my drive returns echo %@ltrim[" ",%@wmi[root\cimv2,"SELECT SerialNumber FROM Win32_PhysicalMedia where tag = '\\\\.\ \PHYSICALDRIVE0'"]] W -DXW151CF07810 But Western Digital drive serial numbers start with "WD-" so there's your answer. Also, look here...
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    UNZIPping older .ZIP files

    Open source Info-ZIP has no problems with it. [C:\test] 14:09:01 $ unzip UnZip 6.00 of 20 April 2009, by Info-ZIP. Maintained by C. Spieler. Send bug reports using; see README for details. Usage: unzip [-Z] [-opts[modifiers]] file[.zip] [list] [-x xlist]...
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    Line feeds in Notepad

    It's about time -- Introducing extended line endings support in Notepad
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    Trouble with @full[] function.

    Works correctly in 21.01.63. [D:\Downloads]echo %@full["Chapter 1. The PowerShell Console - Master-PowerShell - With Dr. Tobias Weltner - – PowerShell Scripts, Tips, Forum s, and Resources (2015-03-30 12-38-18 PM).htm"] "D:\Downloads\Chapter 1. The PowerShell Console -...
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    Full path with short names

    @rconn @Charles Dye Does this need to be moved to the Support forum as a bug report or will it be noticed from here?
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    How to? Passing arguments with spaces

    I'd recommend the portable version of instead, but that's just my preference (much less installer crap).
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    Full path with short names

    Actually, this looks like a bug... from DIR in the help file [C:\]dir /f /x C:\BIN C:\Brother C:\cygwin64 C:\DL C:\Games C:\Logs C:\MinGW C:\MSI C:\PerfLogs C:\PROGRA~1 C:\PROGRA~2 C:\Python34 C:\Sandbox C:\Users C:\Windows C:\Windows.old C:\RHDSetup.log C:\SBC2SE~1.LOG [C:\]cd "Program...
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    typing keyboard input to two tabs at once, possible?

    Yes, they were all local host ("local terminal"). Those were all views of different directories on my local C: drive. The local shells have CMD, PowerShell, BASH (using Moba's built in Cygwin/busybox), and Ubuntu Bash (WSL). I haven't figured out how to tell it to call other specific shells...
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    typing keyboard input to two tabs at once, possible?

    I have used it. It's really handy for when you connect to several servers and are wanting to run the same commands on them. Just tried a test by opening 4 CMD windows and started TCC in each. Works great. See attached animated GIF.
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    "Pics or it didn't happen."
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    7zip changes file time

    UTC vs local time?
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    Let "DO i= ..." use big numbers

    It's from a 1983 movie: War Games. Using a robo-dialer, he located the backdoor to a military computer.
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    Let "DO i= ..." use big numbers

    Command line robo-dialer? 7,701,322,011 --> (770) 132-2011 "How about a nice game of chess?"
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    gcd() and lcm() ... need '%'

    I built CALC before also. It's my go-to command line calculator. RPN FTW.