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Using a command or batch file to delete SOME user profiles in C:\documents and settings

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How can I use a command or a batch file to delete all user profiles in C:\documents and settings EXCEPT "Default user" and "Michael" (my currently logged in profile)

I have several computers with loads of different profiles, but  "Default user" and "Michael" are standard on all of them.
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@echo off
dir /s/b/ad "C:\Documents and Settings" > all.txt
find /v /i "C:\Documents and Settings\Default User" < all.txt > others.txt
find /v /i "C:\Documents and Settings\Michael" < others.txt > clear.txt
for /f "tokens=*" %%U in (clear.txt) do (
echo rmdir /q "%%U" )
Use the delprof.exe utility from microsoft.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=901a9b95-6063-4462-8150-360394e98e1e&displaylang=en#Instructions

Download it from the above link + install it + read the help document, you could easily delete the profiles like based on inactivity et all.

Cheers,
Rajesh
Top Expert 2007

Commented:
Here's a link to some very useful scripts.  You can set up the deletion using the case function (see "Take Action Based on User Name") to exclude the default user and Michael.  
Top Expert 2007

Commented:
Lol, that's twice today.  Here's the link:
http://www.tek-tips.com/faqs.cfm?fid=5798

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