Allows programs to open data files in specified directories as if they were in the current directory. If used without parameters, append displays the appended directory list.

Parameter Description
[<Drive>:]<Path> Specifies a drive and directory to append.
/x:on Applies appended directories to file searches and launching applications.
/x:off Applies appended directories only to requests to open files.

/x:off is the default setting.

/path:on Applies appended directories to file requests that already specify a path. /path:on is the default setting.
/path:off Turns off the effect of /path:on.
/e Stores a copy of the appended directory list in an environment variable named APPEND. /e may be used only the first time you use append after starting your system.
; Clears the appended directory list.
/? Displays help at the command prompt.

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