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Counting the number of files with a given extension

Sometimes you just want to know the number of e.g. *.doc files in a given directory. This is easy and fast with with on-board tools of windows:

  • Start-Execute-CMD
  • dir /S | find /C “.doc”
  • Disks will churn a bit and the number of files will be printed.


blog/counting_the_number_of_files_with_a_given_extensions.txt · Last modified: 2009/07/13 16:31 by brb