Posted On 2007-04-25 by FortyPoundHead
Keywords: Command Reference
Tags: Windows Commandline Windows
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Compare the contents of two files or sets of files with a graphical interface.

windiff [path1] [path2]

path Individual files to compare
or a directory of files to compareIf either path is not specified it will default to the current directory (or a matching file in the current directory)

If nothing is specified, the GUI will appear - select files to compare with the menus.

White background = parts common to both files.
Red background = parts that belong to the file listed on the left .
Yellow background = parts that belong to the file listed on the right .

Registry files (exported with regedit) can also be compared. Also see the help file Windiff.hlp.

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