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Copy files using Powershell


Copy files using Powershell

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Hey guys, I'm trying to figure out how to copy backup files from one shared location to another. I'm looking to be able to delete files at the destination, that no longer exist at the source, so what I'm looking for is for the destination to mirror the source location exactly. Thanks!
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I've got just the thing for you. Check out the /MIR option. And, the three best things are 1) you probably already have it and 2) it's free and 3) it only requires a single command.
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/magazine/ee851678.aspx

--Jeff Moden

RBAR is pronounced ree-bar and is a Modenism for Row-By-Agonizing-Row.
First step towards the paradigm shift of writing Set Based code:
     Stop thinking about what you want to do to a row... think, instead, of what you want to do to a column.
Although they tell us that they want it real bad, our primary goal is to ensure that we dont actually give it to them that way.
Although change is inevitable, change for the better is not.
Just because you can do something in PowerShell, doesnt mean you should. Wink

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