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vbscript, scripts, postgresql,batch file, automate, windows 2008

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Hi experts..

I running the below script everyday using task scheduler to backup the database locally , and save along with the current date and time.
I need your help how to enhance little bit to rotate the backup copy, keep the latest copy and delete the previous copies.

set PGPASSWORD=password123
@echo off
set datetime=%date:~-4%_%date:~-7,2%_%date:~-10,2%_%time:~0,2%_%time:~3,2%_%time:~6,2%
echo %datetime%
"D:\Program Files\VASCO\PostgreSQL\bin\pg_dump" -f "D:\Program Files\VASCO\IAS-Backup\DB_BK\PRI_AUTH_DB_BAK_%datetime%.bak" -Fc -Z9 -U username -v databaseinstance


please help me.
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