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script to delete old files in server folders after a week

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Last Modified: 2015-10-01
Hi

We have an FTP server with users with multiple folders. The requirement is that users delete the old files after a week,
I am looking at doing this automatically,
Does anyone know if this can be done is power shell or a batch script, that will go to a folder or sub folders, look for files older than a week and delete them

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