Create/Delete Folders through tSQL

like  xp_delete_file that removes files, are there options to delete an entire folder in the disk?

thanks
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anushahannaAsked:
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Aneesh RetnakaranDatabase AdministratorCommented:
xp_cmdShell "Deltree folder " 
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anushahannaAuthor Commented:
I tried xp_cmdShell "Deltree C:\Test123"

The output is
"'Deltree' is not recognized as an internal or external command,
operable program or batch file.
NULL"
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Aneesh RetnakaranDatabase AdministratorCommented:
try    rd /q  instead
xp_cmdShell "rd/q C:\Test123"
 
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anushahannaAuthor Commented:
Thanks.  That works beautifully.

Can I suppress the output that comes with it?

Output is the column name and the only value is 'NULL'
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