PUSHD

Posted On 2007-04-24 by FortyPoundHead
Keywords: Command Reference
Tags: Windows Commandline Windows
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Change the current directory/folder and store the previous folder/path for use by the POPD command.

Syntax
PUSHD pathname

Key
pathname - the folder to make ''current'' (UNC names accepted)Example

c:\Program Files> PUSHD c:\utils
c:\utils>
c:\utils> POPD
c:\Program Files>

c:\Program Files> PUSHD \\Server_23\MyShare\MyFolder
Z:\MyFolder>
Z:\MyFolder> POPD
c:\Program Files>
Networks
When a UNC path is specified, PUSHD will create a temporary drive map and will then use that new drive.

Temporary drive letters are allocated in reverse alphabetical order
so if Z: is free it will be used.

If Command Extensions are disabled the PUSHD command will not accept a network (UNC) path.


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