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Command DESCRIBE

Function:

Add, modify or delete a file or directory description of up to 128 characters.
Syntax:
DESCRIBE [drive:][path]filename ["description"]
[drive:][path]filenameSpecifies the file name or the directory name to be described.
descriptionSpecifies a sequence of up to 128 characters.
Note:
  • When the parameter description is not specified then the file or directory description will be deleted. The file or directory itself will not be deleted.
  • Wildcard characters can not be used with parameter filename.
  • File and directory descriptions are stored in a hidden file called DESCRIPT.ION, and can be displayed by using the DIR command. Descriptions are automatically maintained when using the commands COPY, DEL, DELBUT, MOVE, RENAME, RMDIR, SCOPY and SMOVE.

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