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How to delete a Windows directory?

Posted on 2006-10-22
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Dear Experts,

Anyone know how to delete a Windows directory using Java?

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BrianMc1958
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new File("somedir").delete();
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Thanks.
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:-)

Bear in mind it's got to be empty for that to work
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