We help IT Professionals succeed at work.
Get Started

Script to copy a file to every sub-sub folder in this directory

559 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-12
Hi,

I have the following folder structure on a server:

c:\Users\**username**\databases\

There are several hundred users, so there are several hundred 'username' folders, for example:
c:\users\johndoe\databases\
c:\users\marysmith\databases\
c:\users\jamesdean\databases\

I need to copy a file to the databases folder of each user.  I would assume the path would look something like:

C:\Users\*\databases\

but i'm no good at scripting at all.

Could someone write something for me please?
MUCH appreciated!
Comment
Watch Question
Test your restores, not your backups...
CERTIFIED EXPERT
Expert of the Year 2019
Distinguished Expert 2020
Commented:
This problem has been solved!
Unlock 3 Answers and 30 Comments.
See Answers
Why Experts Exchange?

Experts Exchange always has the answer, or at the least points me in the correct direction! It is like having another employee that is extremely experienced.

Jim Murphy
Programmer at Smart IT Solutions

When asked, what has been your best career decision?

Deciding to stick with EE.

Mohamed Asif
Technical Department Head

Being involved with EE helped me to grow personally and professionally.

Carl Webster
CTP, Sr Infrastructure Consultant
Ask ANY Question

Connect with Certified Experts to gain insight and support on specific technology challenges including:

  • Troubleshooting
  • Research
  • Professional Opinions
Did You Know?

We've partnered with two important charities to provide clean water and computer science education to those who need it most. READ MORE