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ROBO Copy does not copy everything as expected

Posted on 2009-04-30
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Last Modified: 2012-05-06
I am using robo copy using the following syntax, for some reason it does not copy everything and somethings are copied as 0 file size ? Am I using the correct syntax ? All I would like to do is make an exact copy of a folder to another location.


C:\MY_TEST BACKUP_%filedate%\FileShare /E /V /TEE

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Question by:gisvpn
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Qlemo earned 2000 total points
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add this to your options:
/R:5 /W:5 /ZB

It will allow for limited retries on locked files, but will give up after 5x5 seconds, and continue to copy.


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ID: 24268799
Yes I think your right, its some of the file are being used by a process and therefore are not copying correctly !..

Thanks for the post.


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