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Set Time Zone From Command Line in Windows 2003, XP and 2000

Quick and easy way to set timezone from command line in Windows 2003, XP and 2000. CONTROL.EXE TIMEDATE.CPL,,/Z Eastern Standard TimeCONTROL.EXE TIMEDATE.CPL,,/Z Central Standard TimeCONTROL.EXE TIMEDATE.CPL,,/Z Mountain Standard TimeCONTROL.EXE TIMEDATE.CPL,,/Z Pacific Standard Time These are a little longer but they do the same thing. RunDLL32.exe shell32.dll,Control_RunDLL timedate.cpl,,/Z Eastern Standard TimeRunDLL32.exe shell32.dll,Control_RunDLL timedate.cpl,,/Z Central Standard TimeRunDLL32.exe shell32.dll,Control_RunDLL timedate.cpl,,/Z Mountain […]

50 More Acronyms Every Parent Should Know

Parents, do you know what your kids (teen and pre-teen) are saying when they chat? Here are 50 text/SMS/Internet acronyms/shortcuts parents need to know. Goto our complete list of Internet/Chat acronyms (nearly 2000). See our original 50 Acronyms Every Parent Should Know. 2nite Tonight AWGTHTGTTA Are We Going To Have To Go Through This Again banana code word […]

Windows Command Line Tricks

Here are a few Windows command line tricks that might make your life easier. Save A List of Files to a Text File by Extension dir *.ext /s /b > files.txt This command line will create a file called files.txt. When you open this file, there will be a complete list of all the files in that directory […]

What environment variables are available in Windows?

List of the environment variables callable in windows 2000. e.g. Open a cmd prompt and type echo %appdata% which should return the full path to your profile’s Application Data directory. If calling from a batch file remember to quote the %variable% e.g. IF EXIST “%appdata%”workravehistorystats. (mkdir D:AllMyFilesWorkrave.) ELSE echo Workrave. missing Here’s the list with correct syntax: ALLUSERSPROFILE […]