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ASK



(11-27-2001 6:09pm ASK.EXE)
ASK - (C) Copyright Glenn B. Lawler, 1991. All Rights Reserved.

ASK is a batch file utility which allows for interactive
prompts.

Usage: [options] "This is the prompt"
Options may be preceeded with a "-" or a "/"
Options:
-MDY Validates response as a MM-DD-YY date ("/" allowed)
-MDYYYY Validates response as a MM-DD-YYYY date ("/" allowed)
-YMD Validates response as a YY-MM-DD date ("/" allowed)
-YYYYMD Validates response as a YYYY-MM-DD date ("/" allowed)
-FILE Validates response as a legal DOS file name
-INFILE Validates response as an existing file name
-OUTFILE Validates response as a not existing file name
-OVERWRITE Validates response as a not existing file name,
if existing, warns allowing overwrite.
-MLn Limit Max Length to n characters (default is 255)
-SLn Limit Screen Length to n characters
(default remainder of screen line)