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PowerShell Move Folders and Files

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I use the Move-Item cmdlet currently to move files from my SFTP to other locations.  I now wantr to move the FOLDERS and FILES from the server to other locations.

Move-Item D:\LocationA\*    Grabs all files under the LocationA directory but does not move any subfolders residing here.
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You need to specify the folder as source, not child items (with the \* at the end) to move th complete folder:
Move-Item -Path "D:\LocationA" -Destination "D:\LocationB"

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OK TY for that now second part is I am moving it across volumes of different servers. I have a mapped network drive for the other servers location but this script gives an error " Move-Item : Source and destination path must have identical roots. Move will not work across volumes."
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