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copy files to remote computers using powershell

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Hi Experts,

I am trying to copy a file to multiple servers using powershell.

$FullPath = $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Path
$Scriptpath = Split-Path -Path $FullPath -Parent
cd $Scriptpath

$servers= '.\servers.txt'
$Source = '.\TraceConsolidator.exe.config'
$outfile = ".\ViewResult.log"
$Destination = 'Program Files\ndwill mynde\Sym\SyM_configMgmt'

#$computers = Get-Content $servers

[string[]]$Computers = Get-Content "$servers"


If(Test-Path $outfile) {Remove-Item -Path $outfile -Force}






ForEach($computer in $Computers){
"Trying to  connect to $computer"
"Trying to  connect to $computer " >> $outfile

if(!(Test-Connection -Cn $computer -BufferSize 16 -Count 1 -ea 0 -quiet))
{

"Problem in connecting to $computer"
"Problem in connecting to $computer " >> $outfile
"***********************************">> $outfile

}
else
{
"Connected to $computer"
"Connected to $computer " >> $outfile


Copy-Item $Source -Destination '\\$computer\C$\Program Files\ndwill mynde\Sym\SyM_configMgmt' -Force
if (Test-Path "\\$computer\C$\Program Files\ndwill mynde\Sym\SyM_configMgmt\TraceConsolidator.exe.config") 
{
write-host "copying the file to the C:\$Destination in $computer is successful"
"copied the file to the C:\$Destination in $computer " >> $outfile
"**************************************************">> $outfile


}
else
{

write-host "copying the file to the C:\$Destination in $computer is not successful"
  "copying the file to the C:\$Destination in $computer is not successful " >> $outfile
  "***********************************">> $outfile
}
}

}

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But the script says it is connected to the computer and tbe says as below

Copy-Item : Could not find a part of the path '\\171.128.6.10\C$\Program Files\ndwill mynde\Sym\SyM_configMgmt.  This works fine if there is no space in the destination  path.

Can you help me with what I am missing here.
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