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    Command doesn't work from a .cmd file

    This command works in a terminal, but if I save it in a .cmd, it doesn't show size in Mb : For %%_ in ("C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Search\Data\Applications\Windows\Windows.edb") DO @(Set /a size= %%~z_ / 1048576 &Echo. Mb %computerName% _ %%~nxt_)>>D:\out.txt
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    Using Linux and Windows PowerShell on Chromebook

    Hi, I'm desperately looking for some guidance. I'm a novice to IT stuff ... I'm taking some IT courses now and I need to use Linux/Bash and Windows PowerShell. The problem that I use a Chromebook / Chrome OS. I've downloaded the Linux CL and done "share to Linux" for all of my files. But...
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    Solved Help with Linux terminal on Windows

    Hello, I have enabled Windows subsystem for Linux by running Windows Powershell as administrator and ran the following: $ Enable-WindowsOptionalFeature -Online -FeatureName Microsoft-Windows-Subsystem-Linux After that I restarted my computer and installed Ubuntu. Then i ran the following...
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    Bash command line

    I have activated the bash command line on my Windows 8 laptop. When I open it and try to type something it immediately closes. What's the problem?
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    Permissions denied using Bash

    I'm trying to install the Django Web Framework for Python using Bash (a Linux style command line), but when I use Bash to navigate to the empty directory that I want to install it in (C/Program Files/Django), it isn't able to do anything because permission is denied. However, I've already set...
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    Command line to copy all MP3 fules

    Recently my computers harddrive suffered a logic error, dont know where, all my music files are still in tact i ran a check for this, i have music that was recorded by myself and a few friends on the laptop and it is important that i retrieve it and can copy it. Is it possible for me to use a...