How to remove Quotes from a variable with "ampersand" (&) ?

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PiotrMP006
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How to remove Quotes from a variable with "ampersand" (&) ?

#1 Post by PiotrMP006 » 28 Sep 2020 03:05

How to remove Quotes from a variable with "ampersand" (&) ?

ex

setlocal disabledelayedexpansion

set dir="D:\Test ! & Test\"

set dir=%dir:"=%

after

echo %dir%

D:\Test ! Test\

Sign & is missing !!!!

Please help

elzooilogico
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Re: How to remove Quotes from a variable with "ampersand" (&) ?

#2 Post by elzooilogico » 28 Sep 2020 03:34

you can use a for loop to remove quotes with the ~ modifier. see for /? for further information.

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for %%a in (%dir%) do echo %%~a

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