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Delete files and folders in path older than one hour by batch

Hi all,

I can't seem to find a simple way of removing all the files (and folders) in say... c:\temp that are older than 1 hour.

Is there a simple solution to this?

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Chris HInfrastructure ManagerCommented:
What OS and exact version?
Simplest version is probably Powershell. The following command is in test mode will not delete anything yet, it will just list what it would delete. Remove the "-WhatIf" argument at the end to run it for real.
Get-ChildItem "C:\Temp" -File -Recurse | ? {$_.LastWriteTime -lt (Get-Date).AddHours(-1)} | Remove-Item -WhatIf

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Bill PrewCommented:
Have you looked at this great, free utility?


tegeniusAuthor Commented:
Two great solutions. Thank you so much :) - One command prompt based (which is just what I needed) and powershell. Perfect!
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