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i try to write someting that delete files and folder that old then 60 day
to delete files its work but i dont know what do add to delete the folders .
this is what i have run :

forfiles /P e:\folder /S /M *.* /D -60 /C "cmd /c del /q @path"

just what to add and where?
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by:Haresh Nikumbh
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Please refer below link where you will find sample script for delete folders older than 60 days


http://itknowledgeexchange.techtarget.com/itanswers/delete-x-days-files-and-folders/
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its the same
dont delete the folder just the files in the folders
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forfiles /p "e:\folder" /c "cmd /c if @isdir==TRUE RMDIR /S /Q @path" /d -60

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Posted by: Louis Nguyen  - 4/27/2011
See original post at the bottom of the following link:
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc753551(v=ws.10).aspx
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