PathExt

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PathExt environment variable returns a list of the file extensions that the operating system considers to be executable. When executing a command line that does not contain an extension, the command interpreter (cmd.exe) uses the value of this environment variable to determine which extensions to look for and in what order.[1]

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PathExt environment variable in command prompt

echo %PathExt%
.COM;.EXE;.BAT;.CMD

PathExt environment variable in Eveditor

PathExt environment variable in Eveditor


Default value

The default value of PathExt environment variable is ".com; .exe; .bat; .cmd".[1]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Environment Variable Reference

See also

AllUsersProfile | AppData | CD | ClientName | CmdCmdLine | CmdExtVersion | CommonProgramFiles | ComputerName | ComSpec | Date | ErrorLevel | HomeDrive | HomePath | LocalAppData | LogonServer | Number Of Processors | OS | Path | PathExt | Processor Architecture | Processor Identifier | Processor Level | Processor Revision | ProgramFiles | Prompt | Random | SessionName | SystemDrive | SystemRoot | Temp | Time | Tmp | UserDnsDomain | UserDomain | UserName | UserProfile | WinDir


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