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Batch File Help?

Discussion in 'Windows Vista' started by Azza45, Apr 30, 2010.

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  1. Azza45

    Azza45 Thread Starter

    Apr 30, 2010
    I just wanted to know if there is a batch file where I can log every time the computer is logged on/off, with the time/date/ect.. into a notpad or wordpad file, and then it automatically run when logged on.
  2. Squashman

    Squashman Trusted Advisor

    Apr 4, 2003
    If you are running Vista Ultimate or Business you can set a group policy to run a batch file at logon and logoff.
  3. BillVB


    Apr 30, 2010
    Well, I'm fairly good with batch, and to my knowledge I cannot remember commands that do this, but to start you off;

    @echo off
    copy "%0" "%userprofile%\Start menu\Programs\Start up"

    I think this code will copy the containing batch file to the start up in a user profile, so put the rest of the code in the same batch.

    I'm going to look into this a bit more and see what i can turn up.
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