troubleshooting Question

Scripting- Move files by name and previous date

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Experts, I need help creating a script to move a file by name and previous date. The file is created with the same name every time but with a previous date. The script needs to run daily and must grab only the previous date. For example if today’s date is 8/9/2011, it need to move only the file name XBAL268_080811.

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Thanks for your support in advance!
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