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I know there is a small utility program to do this, but my memory fails me. I often want to find the location of an executable that is somewhere on my windows path -- I just don't know where. I know it is on my path because I can run it regardless of my current directory. Can someone refresh my recollection? :-)

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There is a good answer for this in PowerShell over on StackOverflow

http://stackoverflow.com/questions/63805/equivalent-of-nix-which-command-in-powershell

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The command you are looking for is a port of the whereis command available under UNIX based operating systems, there is a project available on CodeProject, a batch file and a downloadable utility. Take your pick

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