exit

Applies to: Windows Server (Semi-Annual Channel), Windows Server 2019, Windows Server 2016, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Server 2012

Exits the command interpreter or the current batch script.

Syntax

exit [/b] [<exitcode>]

Parameters

Parameter Description
/b Exits the current batch script instead of exiting Cmd.exe. If executed from outside a batch script, exits Cmd.exe.
<exitcode> Specifies a numeric number. If /b is specified, the ERRORLEVEL environment variable is set to that number. If you are quitting the command interpreter, the process exit code is set to that number.
/? Displays help at the command prompt.

Examples

To close the command interpreter, type:

exit

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