2.7.24. FCΒΆ

Help of the DOS Command FC

Compares two files or sets of files and displays the differences between them:

FC [/A] [/C] [/L] [/LBn] [/N]
   [/OFF[LINE]] [/T] [/U] [/W] [/nnnn]

FC /B [drive1:][path1]filename1 [drive2:][path2]filename2

Displays only first and last lines for each set of differences.


Performs a binary comparison.


Disregards the case of letters.


Compares files as ASCII text.


Sets the maximum consecutive mismatches to the specified number of lines.


Displays the line numbers on an ASCII comparison.


Do not skip files with offline attribute set.


Does not expand tabs to spaces.


Compare files as UNICODE text files.


Compresses white space (tabs and spaces) for comparison.


Specifies the number of consecutive lines that must match after a mismatch.


Specifies the first file or set of files to compare.


Specifies the second file or set of files to compare.


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