Batch file help plz >< Tags: Explorer Windows XP Last response: May 22, 2007 5:45 PM in Windows XP Share gumby May 21, 2007 3:30:48 PM Hey I was ask to create a batch file that will prompt the user using the CHOICE and GOTO commands. [code:1:5b30a46df0] @echo off cls REM create menu echo ***************** echo * f = Notepad * echo * n = Explorer * echo * e = Control Panel* echo ***************** REM offer choice to user choice /e nec /f "Enter the program you wish to open:" REM if user enters C, run Control Panel if not errorlevel 3 goto exp control.exe goto end :exp REM if user enters E, run Explorer if not errorlevel 2 goto note explorer.exe goto end :note REM if user enters N, run notepad if errorlevel 1 notepad.exe goto end :end [/code:1:5b30a46df0] When i run the batch file i get: "choice" is not recognized as an internal or external command,operable program or batch file. Could some one take a look and suggest a way to fix it please. thank for your time More about : batch file plz | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove pkellmey May 21, 2007 5:04:09 PM Do you have Choice in your path? | Report abuse gumby May 21, 2007 5:28:00 PM Quote:Do you have Choice in your path? No real restrictions just want it to work lol | Report abuse pkellmey May 22, 2007 5:45:20 PM Quote:Do you have Choice in your path? No real restrictions just want it to work lol If you did, it probably would. | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Windows XP>Batch file help plz ><> Related ressources: ForumT-Racks Batch Conversion? Help PLZ ! ForumBatch file help !! ForumBatch file help ForumPlaying .Wav in Batch File ForumWindows 7 batch file newbie ForumBatch file runs on windows but not running on task sheduler ForumBatch File Beep ForumBatch file to log in using static IP with u.name and password ForumNeed help with Batch file ForumBatch file needed to combine all subdirectories to one ForumBatch file with multiple if statements ForumWindows batch file : set output of program to a variable? ForumBatch file renaming based on barcode ForumBatch File for Saving and Clearing Event Viewer Logs ForumHelp for writing batch file to rename files in a folder in particular pattern. ForumNeed help with basic batch file ForumBatch file Menu ForumPCMCIA slots need more power??? HELP! More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !