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Basically, I want to list all the SQL files from a folder called Scripts. I am doing this in the following way:

dir /s /b "D:\Scripts\*.sql"

(I am specifying the full path as I want this to work from wherever I write this command)

This is showing me the list of files somewhat like:


I would like to print just:


Is this possible from a single command? Thanks in advance.

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for /r D:\Scripts %a in (*.sql) do @echo %~nxa
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for /f "tokens=*" %a in ('dir /s /b "D:\Scripts\*.sql"') do echo %~nxa
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