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print list of files in folder Windows 10

How to print a list of files in a folder Windows 10? If you have this question, you have come to the right place. This post from MiniTool Partition Wizard focuses on “print list of files in folder Windows 10” and shows you how to do that using the Windows tools: Command Prompt and Paint.

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You can use Command Prompt and Paint to print a list of files in a folder in Windows 10. Now scroll down to see how to use the tools.

Command Prompt (also known as CMD) is a command-line tool in Windows operating systems including Windows 10. Generally, it is used for checking system files, checking disk health, and so on, but it can be also used for special tasks such as printing a list of files in a folder in Windows 10.

You can print a list of files in a folder in Windows 10 via the Windows tool as follows:

Step 1: Open CAD in Folder:

  1. Open the folder that contains all the files you want to print.
  2. Hold down your Shift key and right-click to open the hidden context menu.
  3. Click the Open command window here option from the context menu.
Note: If there is no option labeled Open command window here, you can follow the tutorial to get the option back.

choose Open command window here

Alternatively, you just need to:

  1. Open the folder that contains all the files you want to print.
  2. Type CMD in the address bar and hit Enter.

Step 2: Input Command:

Input dir > List.txt in the CMD window and then hit the Enter key.

Note: If you want to print all contents of the folder and the subfolder, please run the command: dir /s >FileList.txt.

run the command

Go back to the folder and you will find a notepad file called List listed in this folder.

Note: If you ran the command: dir /s >FileList.txt in the previous step, then you should see a notepad file named FileList in this step.

the List file

Double-click the file to open it with Notepad. Then click the File tab, choose the Print option, and follow the on-screen instructions to print the file.

choose Print in the Notepad window

You can also utilize Paint to print a list of files in a folder in Windows 10. And compared to the above way, this way is quite easier. The whole process is below.

  1. Open the folder that includes all the files you want to print.
  2. Press the Alt key and the PrntScr key (often in the top right corner of a keyboard) at the same time.
  3. Type Paint in the Windows search bar and then hit the Enter key to open Paint.
  4. Once inside the Paint window, press Ctrl + V to paste the content inside the window.
  5. .Click the File tab and choose the Print
  6. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the task.

chosoe Print on the paint window

Well, that’s all about how to print a list of files in a folder Windows 10. If you run into some issues when performing the above steps, please let us know, and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

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