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Copy files in C++

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How do I copy a file from a certain location on one harddisk to another?
I would like to have the answer with both a way to copy from drive c: to drive d: and a way to copy from drive c: to an UNC-path, for example \\ns\c$
or \\ns\test
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I assume this is for windows right?

Then use the CopyFile() windows api function.

example follows.
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CopyFile("C:\\TEST.TXT","D:\\TEMPDIR\\TEST.TXT",TRUE);

CopyFile("\\ns\c$","C:\\WINDOWS\C$",TRUE);

Let me know if you have any questions.
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