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mike99
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copy doc files

#1 Post by mike99 » 27 May 2021 11:38

hello

i want to write code for batch files xcopy all doc files from c: d: drives and subfolders to folder x on usb
and make the names of files short not the same of orginal files

what is the best code in this case

thank you

Lordoa
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Joined: 26 May 2021 09:07

Re: copy doc files

#2 Post by Lordoa » 31 May 2021 13:06

Hello,

I would use the following

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set folderX=Y:\folderx
for /r "C:\" %i in (*.doc) do xcopy "%i" "%folderX%"
for /r "D:\" %i in (*.doc) do xcopy "%i" "%folderX%"
Perhaps there's a better more efficient way to do this, but I'm not familiar enough with all the copy options.

Lordoa

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