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Using Robocop on a Windows 2008 Server

Posted on 2014-04-23
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I am trying to use Robocop on a Windows 2008 server but for some reason it moves the destination folder to the recycling bin and continues to copy files to the bin, example in the log it shows this: {G:\$RECYCLE.BIN\S-1-5-21-1032887094-754113994-2803742109-1396}   the CMD I;m running is:  [robocopy G: I:\800i-oldG-drive /copyall /mir /log:c:\cp.txt /tee] I’m not why
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Question by:ahmad1467
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by:Dan Craciun
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You're copying the full content of G:\, so naturally it will copy the recycle bin folder also.

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Dan
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Tony Giangreco earned 500 total points
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try this with the XD parm that tells Robocopy to exclude a folder.

robocopy G: I:\800i-oldG-drive /copyall /mir /log:c:\cp.txt /tee \xd G:\$RECYCLE.BIN
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