2.7.4. FIND

Help of the DOS Command FIND

Searches for a text string in a file or files.:

FIND [/V] [/C] [/N] [/I]
     [/OFF[LINE]] "string"
     [[drive:][path]filename[ ...]]

Displays all lines NOT containing the specified string.


Displays only the count of lines containing the string.


Displays line numbers with the displayed lines.


Ignores the case of characters when searching for the string.


Do not skip files with offline attribute set.


Specifies the text string to find.


Specifies a file or files to search.

If a path is not specified, FIND searches the text typed at the prompt or piped from another command.


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