Re: Batch file need to delete files that are over 30 days old!
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Michael Eisner" <mike_e1950@h...>
> PROBLEM: I have developed several programs in MS Access that needto
> be updated on a daily basis by the users using a batch file. Someof
> the users are not performing the update, so the data is incorrect!&
> I'm trying to make a batch file that will look in a given directory
> (i.e., C:\Mrop), and delete all files where the "LAST"MODIFIED DATE
> TIME" are over 30 days from the computers current internal date andOne way to accomplish this is to xcopy with the /d (date)
> I'm a novice in making batch files, can some one help me!
switch all files to an empty directory. This will only
copy files the same date or newer. Delete all files in the
original directory, then xcopy of copy all the files back
again to the original directory. You may have to take
file attributes into account.