| Part of the btm adds text strings to a file and I want to include %dd
| as one part of the string.
"Apparently what you want to do is to use ECHO with the desired output
containing the percent (%) character. Two simple methods, both
documented in HELP: 1/ use two consecutive perent signs:
echo some information %%dd > ok 2/ Precede the special character
with your 4DOS escape character (default: ctl-X) or its symbolic
echo some information %=%dd > ok"
Yes, thanks. I could have sworn I tried the double "%%", but must have
For finding details the help does not serve as well as an all in one
manual, in my opinion. Text searches of the latter much easier and
quicker it seems to me and often useful in context with similar
information . I have one from a few versions before the one I use so it
provides 95 percent of the information.