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Copy and Paste folder through Java code

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I want to copy folder from one path and paste it to another path through Java code for backup purpose. How to do it. Please help
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by:for_yan
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Do you mean you want to move folder from one location to another?
That can be done recursively, traversing the folder and copying the files.



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by:ksivananth
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check this example to copy files!

http://www.roseindia.net/java/beginners/CopyFile.shtml
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by:for_yan
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And this is moving folders from t he same source:
http://www.roseindia.net/java/example/java/io/MovingFile.shtml
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here is the complete example copying entire folder by traversing,

http://www.roseindia.net/java/example/java/io/CopyDirectory.shtml
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by:objects
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you can use this code to traverse the directory
http://helpdesk.objects.com.au/java/how-to-recursively-traverse-a-directory-tree

far easier to do it from the command line instead of java though
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