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Robocopy changing archive bit on source files

Posted on 2011-09-12
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Does ROBOCOPY change the archive bit of source files if they do not exist on the destination location. I am getting strange results on tape backup jobs with nightly incremental backups .
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Are you running robocopy with /AC or /M? If so please adjust accordingly and see if that resolves: http://www.xxcopy.com/xxcopy30.htm
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The question was does Robocopy change archive bit by default. Andwer told how to force a change.
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