|Wselect 2.30||Selection Window||Download 32 bit (39Kb)
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offers a window with a list of items for selection in a batch (BAT/CMD) process.
The items are read (line by line) from the given file, which can be either fixed,
or generated in the batch process.
The file may have any number of lines with anything you want to offer.
Special options are provided for menus.|
User's selection by double click or arrow up/down + Enter. Abort with Escape or by closing the window.
The special menu mode features hand cursor, single click selection and optional header text.
Wselect provides an errorlevel according to the selected item number. Wselect also returns the selected item text embedded in a given text string through the token "$item". This way you can produce messages or commands.
For example, if the given output text string is "SET MyVar=$item", the token $item will be replaced by the selected item. The output can be redirected to a text file or to a batch file for subsequent execution.
- window centered on screen or in console window
- menu mode, font size, font color and background color
- fixed-width font for lists
|Wfolder 1.63||Folder Selection Window||Download 32 bit (41Kb)
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Wfolder opens a window with a directory tree,
and makes the user's selection available in the batch process through a temporary
The program can be used to set an environmental variable or to change the current directory.
For the CD command an extra line is generated to change the drive if necessary. Commands other than CD or SET are also supported.
The file fcd.cmd is included to change directory at the command prompt.
|Wfile 1.5||File Selection Window||Download 32 bit (13Kb)
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Wfile includes two programs: FileToOpen.exe
for source files, and FileToSave.exe for target files.|
The programs offer an "Open file" or "Save as" dialog window, and make the user's selection available in the batch process through a temporary batch file or a FOR /F construct. The program can be used to set an environmental variable or to run a command with the selected file path.
for example: C:\some\where\*.JPG;*.PNG
The CommandString will be returned with the selected file path appended.
FileToOpen options include /maynotexist (allows to name a new file), and /multiselect.
FileToSave options include /overwritePrompt (to ask the user's permisseeion if file exists).
Selected files are returned with full path enclosed in quote marks (optionally without).
|Wbox 1.11||Message Box||Download 32 bit (20Kb)
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Wbox halts a batch process and displays a window
with a message text and a number of buttons in order to proceed according to the
selected button (number by Errorlevel).
The caret (^) symbol forces a line feed.
The buttons must be separated by semicolons, for example: "Continue;Change source;Quit"
Command options include: message text left aligned or centered, time-out, font size & color, background color, width and height adjustments.
|Wprompt 2.32||Standard Message Box||Download 32 bit (8Kb)
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Wprompt stops a batch process, and displays
a Windows message box with up to three selectable buttons.
Buttons are specified by the keywords Ok, OkCancel, YesNo, YesNoCancel, and will show in the user's language.
Options: default button (1..3), time-out (seconds) and icon with associated sound (symbols: i ? x !).
|Winput 1.42||Input Window||Download 32 bit (33Kb)
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Winput offers a user input window for batch processing.
The input string will be inserted into a user defined output string, which can be redirected
to a file. For example, you can send a command to a batch file this way, and then run it.
Options for upper/lower case, numeric input, password, timeout (seconds), colors, font size, x/y window displacment.
Multi line prompt text supported. Automatic window size adjustment.
|Wbusy 1.06||Busy Indicator||Download 32 bit (30Kb)
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Wbusy is a busy indicator for time consuming batch processes.
The busy window displays a count or a marquee style indicator with a text message.
To close the window, or to replace it with a "done" message, the program is run again with the /stop parameter.
If no text is given, the busy indicator just vanishes.
In both cases the same title must be used.
Multi line text messages supported. Automatic window size adjustment.