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In batch files variables should be referred as %%variable On command lines variables should be referred as %variable eg. to loop using "for" In command line @FOR /L %a in (1,1,254) DO @echo 172.31.5.%a In batch file @FOR /L %%a in (1,1,254) DO @echo 172.31.5.%%a