@Word from Lines with Pipes

Charles Dye

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May 20, 2008
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May 29, 2011
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Seattle
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| One way is to use SETDOS /X to disable special handling of some characters. SETDOS /X-6 will disable redirection.

I tried this and it looks likes it is working great. Thanks for the solution. This problem confounded me for ages. Hence the batch file should look like that:

copy http://jpsoft.com/forums/ test.txt
SETDOS /X-6
Echo %@Word[0,%@Line[Test.txt,0]]


| Here's another possible approach:
http://www.unm.edu/~cdye/plugins/safechars.html

Thanks also for this great tip.

Tony Tschanz