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ancient Feb 27, 2007 12:38 AM

:?Hi

So weve got our cds full of digi photos AND yesmanaged to name folders to house different aspects

BUT there is a lo of work listing what you have on your CD does anyone know of aprogram that reads and lists your cd content i a text format

really appreciate any reklevant info



regars

:shock:

Hexfyre Mar 1, 2007 6:57 PM

I used to do this some 10 - 12 years ago when I purchased my first Dual Speed CD Burner (Remember Those Anyone?).

I never used a program, I used the command line to do a list to a text file. It has been many years since I did that and I do not remember the actual command I used to do.

I will screw around and try to figure it out, if I do, I will post it here.

-Chet-

Hexfyre Mar 1, 2007 7:28 PM

Ok, the command I would use is this:



dir f: /s >list.txt



This will create a text file named list in the directory you ran the line.

F: is your CD drive (enter the letter that refers to your drive)

/s referswill include all subdirectories



I hope this works for you!



-Chet-


P.S. You can always type dir /? for help information in regards to the dir command.

tmilner Mar 9, 2007 5:05 PM

On Macintosh there is a program called CD Finder, which creates a searchable directory of the contents. I don't know for sure, but I'll bet there is something similar for PCs.


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