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Is there a way to export the size of each local user profile My Documents and Desktop folder sizes for a list of computers?

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Hello Experts,

We are trying obtain the folder sizes for every local user profile My documents and Desktop folders for every computer in an Excel spreadsheet. Is there a way to accomplish this via Powershell?
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You could try du (disk usage) for windows.  http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/sysinternals/bb896651.aspx

There's also windirstat https://windirstat.info/

There's a powershell script from  http://langexplr.blogspot.com/2007/03/implementation-of-du-s-in-powershell.html
function directory-summary($dir=".") { 
  get-childitem $dir | 
    % { $f = $_ ; 
        get-childitem -r $_.FullName | 
           measure-object -property length -sum | 
             select @{Name="Name";Expression={$f}},Sum}

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thank you so much.
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