Monday, October 3, 2016

How To Write a List of Folder and Filenames to .txt (Text File)

Here's how to create a file list using CMD (Command Prompt)

Click Start, type CMD, and then click MS-DOS Prompt (Command Prompt).

Firstly copy the path you want the file list from so that you can paste it into the following command... cd "c:\your folder path" then press ENTER.

Then type the following command at a command prompt, and then press ENTER, where filename is the name of the text file that you are creating:

dir > fileList.txt

The text file that you create is located in the specific folder.