troubleshooting Question

robocopy advice

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Windows Server 2003Storage SoftwareWindows Server 2008
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I am using robocopy to copy  data and profile folders across the wan to my NAS server so it can be backed up there. It took a little tweaking but it seems to be working OK.
But every day I have to open 10 log files and scroll to the bottom to see if they finished by looking at the summary on the bottom.
my questions are:
is there a way to have it notify me somehow that is has completed or not?
or is there a way to have the log only give me a summary unless there are errors?

here are the scripts I am running thru the task scheduler. Both of theses are in one batch file

robocopy "D:\data" "\\nas\BranchDataBackUp\XXX\data" /S /PURGE /V /XO /NP /LOG:"\\nas\BranchDataBackUp\XXXdata.txt" /B /R:100 /W:15

robocopy "D:\Profiles" "\\nas\BranchDataBackUp\XXX\profiles" /S /PURGE /V /XO /NP /LOG:"\\nas\BranchDataBackUp\XXXprof.txt" /B /R:100 /W:15

what I am try to accomplish is to back up new files and delete non-existing files.

any ideas?


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