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I need a vbscript that can show a progress bar when copying a folder

Posted on 2011-02-15
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When the copy is complete , the progress bar should dissapear.
How can I impliment this ?
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Question by:itbabe
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by:Tasmant
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VBScript and progress bar are a pain.
You could do better and easier with Powershell and the cmdlet write-progress
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RobSampson earned 2000 total points
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You can use the progress bar when copying a file with this code.

Regards,

Rob.
strFile = "C:\Temp\MyFile.txt"
strDestination = "C:\Temp\DestinationFolder"
Const FOF_CREATEPROGRESSDLG = &H10&
Set objShell = CreateObject("Shell.Application")
Set objTargetFolder = objShell.NameSpace(strDestination)
If Not objTargetFolder Is Nothing Then
	objTargetFolder.CopyHere strFile, FOF_CREATEPROGRESSDLG
End If

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by:itbabe
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Can I also disable the cancel button ?
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by:RobSampson
RobSampson earned 2000 total points
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Not that I know of.  It's a system dialog, which you cannot customise.

I haven't tested it, but maybe try changing this:
Const FOF_CREATEPROGRESSDLG = &H10&

to this
Const FOF_CREATEPROGRESSDLG = &H110&

Regards,

Rob.
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