At 07:05 PM 2003-08-04 +0200, you wrote: >I don't even know what a "dos batch file" is, but aren't you looking for >the htpasswd command ? The DOS batch file in question is a small script that will send the command to Apache. It asks me for input, and sends the command to Apache with the variables. I want to use it to simplify my interaction-- hard code certain parameters, instead of having to re-type them each time. -- Frank Marion lists at frankmarion.com Keep the signal high.