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Pretty simple [y/n] question. I am making a file that the player moves and the enemies move as the player moves using the choice command but the enemies do not go very fast so can I make it wait less then a second before I selects the default choice. Like choice /d Y /t .5

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Yes!... wait, I mean No!... Wait, what's the question? This is highly unclear and lacking lots of needed information. –  Ƭᴇcʜιᴇ007 Jun 23 '12 at 13:49
Iy sounds like he's trying to code some kind of shooter. In batch. Using Yes/No commands, and he wants a delay of under a second before the default choice is activated. Honestly sounds like a true path to madnes o0. –  Journeyman Geek Jun 23 '12 at 15:42
Ahh, his little edit there helps a bunch. :) –  Ƭᴇcʜιᴇ007 Jun 23 '12 at 16:49
Nah just a Worlds hardest Game thing, I can give it to you if you like. –  Jake Inc. Jun 23 '12 at 22:54

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From Choice.exe /?:

 /T    timeout       The number of seconds to pause before a default
                     choice is made. Acceptable values are from 0 to
                     9999. If 0 is specified, there will be no pause
                     and the default choice is selected.

Since they are speaking in full "Seconds", you have to pick an Integer from 0 to 9999; you can't use fractions of a second (they would usually ask for milliseconds in those cases).

But you can use 0 to request no delay, which should make it as fast as possible.

choice /T 0 /D Y

Note: This was checked on Windows 7, your version of Choice.exe may vary. ;)

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