Execute a Command Prompt Command from Python

Need to execute a Command Prompt command from Python? If so, depending on your needs, you may use either of the two methods below to a execute a Command Prompt command from Python: (1) CMD /K – execute a command and then remain: import os os.system(‘cmd /k “Your Command Prompt Command”‘) (2) CMD /C – … Read more

How to Run a Batch File from Python

In this short guide, you’ll see the steps to run any batch file from Python. To start, here is a simple template that you can use to run a batch file from Python: import subprocess subprocess.call([r’path where the batch file is stored\name of the batch file.bat’]) Steps to Run a Batch File from Python Step … Read more

How to Create a Batch File to Run a Python Script

In this guide, you’ll see the complete steps to create a batch file to run a Python script. But before we begin, here is the batch file template that you can use to run your Python script: @echo off “Path where your Python exe is stored\python.exe” “Path where your Python script is stored\script name.py” pause … Read more

Generate a Backup File with Timestamp using a Batch Script

In this guide, you’ll see the full steps to create a backup file with a timestamp using a batch script. Batch Script to Generate a Backup File with Timestamp Here is the batch script that you can use to generate your backup file: @echo off for /f “delims=” %%a in (‘wmic OS Get localdatetime ^| … Read more