It helps to describe the task fully to avoid misunderstandings, and you may get a far better solution.
Consider a screensaver-type app. I want to display a different "set" of text messages to the network each day. The number of "sets" could very with time. My example is simplified down to 3 "sets".It helps to describe the task fully to avoid misunderstandings, and you may get a far better solution.
ren base.txt base.tmp ren 2.txt base.txt ren 3.txt 2.txt ren base.tmp 3.txt
Well that didn't go so well and I thought that would be the easy part.Thank you. That confirms what I thought.
I tested it, and after a few false starts, it does work.
I'm now testing it with Task Scheduler.
GeneralHow is the scheduled task configured?
Did you understand this?The current folder isn't what you think it is - you have to change the folder as the first command, or use explicit paths in the rename command.