Copy Directory

Posted on 1998-09-29
Last Modified: 2010-04-06
Any easy way to copy an entire directory?
Question by:rwv
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BoRiS earned 100 total points
ID: 1341209

try something like this...

procedure TForm1.Button1Click(Sender: TObject);
              DirInfo: TSearchRec;
              r : Integer;
              r := FindFirst('C:\Download\Test\*.*', FaAnyfile, DirInfo);
              while r = 0 do  begin
                if ((DirInfo.Attr and FaDirectory <> FaDirectory) and
                    (DirInfo.Attr and FaVolumeId <> FaVolumeID)) then
                  if CopyFile(pChar('C:\Download\test\' + DirInfo.Name))
                     = false then
                   ShowMessage('Unable to find Directory : C:\Download\test\' +
                r := FindNext(DirInfo);

This is how I would it, thou I must say I have never tried to copy the whole directory but here you go, hope this helps...


Author Comment

ID: 1341210
a recursive version of this will do subdirectories too

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