Capture server names without added description

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Combine commands to build a usable list of online PCs and servers using NET VIEW and FOR:.

Need to capture your server names without the added description? Use this combination to get the info (note the use of the space in the delims argument):

for /f "delims= " %n in ('net view') do @echo %n>>c:capture.txt

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This was first published in March 2002

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