# The Command Line Tool (CLI)

Ampersand has a command line tool to generate all kinds of assets. Once you have it installed, you can give commands in the form

ampersand.exe

## Synopsis

ampersand [SWITCHES] [FILE]


## Description

ampersand searches the named input file and takes that as input. It shoud contain an ampersand model, and should comply to the syntax of ampersand.

When used without specifying switches, it will just check if the input is valid. If so, it will do nothing, if not, it will tell you what is wrong.

## Bugs

We are happy to recieve bug reports at AmpersandTarski . However, please try to help us by first checking that it has not been reported allready. You can do so by searching the issues. When in doubt however, don't hesitate to create a new issue.