Solved

copy files

Posted on 2008-06-25
7
244 Views
Last Modified: 2013-11-26
Using visual basic 2005 how can I copy file from folder(s) to multiple folder

for example

I have folder 1, folder 2, and folder 3

I want to copy folder 1 to c:\a\ed\op\
I want to copy folder 2 to c:\op\a\q
I want to copy folder 3 to c:\op\uj\op

How is this possible using visual basic 2005 studio
0
Comment
Question by:CalmSoul
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 4
  • 3
7 Comments
 
LVL 48

Expert Comment

by:jpaulino
ID: 21869793
Hi CalmSoul,


You can use:

my.Computer.FileSystem.CopyDirectory(source, destination)
0
 
LVL 5

Author Comment

by:CalmSoul
ID: 21869805
my source is where my project executable is... how can i do that?
0
 
LVL 5

Author Comment

by:CalmSoul
ID: 21869810
any imports for this command?
0
VIDEO: THE CONCERTO CLOUD FOR HEALTHCARE

Modern healthcare requires a modern cloud. View this brief video to understand how the Concerto Cloud for Healthcare can help your organization.

 
LVL 48

Expert Comment

by:jpaulino
ID: 21869906
You can use this:

My.Computer.FileSystem.CopyDirectory(Application.StartupPath + "\", "C:\DestinationPath\")
0
 
LVL 48

Expert Comment

by:jpaulino
ID: 21869913
Application.StartupPath + "\", will give you the EXE path, you just need to add the folder name like

Application.StartupPath + "\folder1\"
0
 
LVL 5

Author Comment

by:CalmSoul
ID: 21870126
whats wrong with this ?

My.Computer.FileSystem.CopyDirectory(Application.StartupPath + "\folder1\", "" & Me.FolderBrowserDialog1.SelectedPath.ToString + "b\a\" & ")
0
 
LVL 48

Accepted Solution

by:
jpaulino earned 500 total points
ID: 21870180
Try this way:

My.Computer.FileSystem.CopyDirectory(Application.StartupPath + "\folder1\", "" & Me.FolderBrowserDialog1.SelectedPath.ToString + "\b\a\" & ")

0

Featured Post

Revamp Your Training Process

Drastically shorten your training time with WalkMe's advanced online training solution that Guides your trainees to action.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

It’s quite interesting for me as I worked with Excel using vb.net for some time. Here are some topics which I know want to share with others whom this might help. First of all if you are working with Excel then you need to Download the Following …
Real-time is more about the business, not the technology. In day-to-day life, to make real-time decisions like buying or investing, business needs the latest information(e.g. Gold Rate/Stock Rate). Unlike traditional days, you need not wait for a fe…
In this brief tutorial Pawel from AdRem Software explains how you can quickly find out which services are running on your network, or what are the IP addresses of servers responsible for each service. Software used is freeware NetCrunch Tools (https…
Monitoring a network: why having a policy is the best policy? Michael Kulchisky, MCSE, MCSA, MCP, VTSP, VSP, CCSP outlines the enormous benefits of having a policy-based approach when monitoring medium and large networks. Software utilized in this v…

617 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question