How do I batch create multiple files in Windows?

by Knocks   Last Updated June 30, 2020 02:01 AM

I need to create 500 empty files with names that are contained in filenames.txt, which contains 500 entries, with one line per entry. How do I do that in Windows?

Tags : batch-file

Answers 1

Try this:

For /F "Tokens=* delims= " %%a in ('type filenames.txt') do type nul >%%a

Note: If there are no extensions specified inside filenames.txt, then add it at last of the code.

Wasif Hasan
Wasif Hasan
June 30, 2020 01:52 AM

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