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Need some help with a batch file to creating sub-folders in a directory

mike-9 asked
Last Modified: 2014-09-02

I have some reports that I save on a network share.  There is a report for every calendar date and I want each report in its own sub folder.  We'll be manually saving the reports to the share after download.  

Is there a way to create a batch file that would automatically create these sub-folders using the naming convention of "MMDDYY".  I am looking to avoid having my users manually create a new folder every day.

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I was looking for a daily or even monthly batch file to create the folders and sub folders on a server share.

I wound up finding a solution that worked for me.  It is simplistic.

I wound up just using excel to create the folder structure.  Column A was the MD command.  Column B was my folder.  Column C was a sub folder.  Column D was my date.  It was easy to drag down the column to get my consecutive dates.  I exported the whole thing as a text file and ran it as a batch.  

It's not completely automated but I could set up a decade of folders in a few minutes.  

I'm going to check out SemperPhi's solution just to increase my knowledge of the subject.

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