Get all filenames from a folder

Sometimes you need to get a list with all the filenames and extensions to do a batch processing. What if there are 1000+ files in a folder ? Well, there is an easy way to get that list in just 10 seconds. If you are using Windows as an OS here is a short tutorial on how to get all the filenames in a text file.

  1. Open the Command Prompt (you can use Win + R shortcut)
  2. Go to the folder you would like to get all filenames
  3. Use the following commands
  • Get all file and folder names : DIR /B /O:N > filename.txt 
  • Get all file, folder names even from subfolders : DIR /B /O:N /S > filename.txt 

Radu Popescu

Fondatorul comunitatii VlogDeIT. IT-ist generalist pasionat de zona de marketing/business. Ajut tinerii sa inteleaga domeniul IT din Romania si sa se angajeze mai usor.

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