Copy Large Number of Files Using PowerShell

How do you use PowerShell to copy all files in a directory (with all sub-folders) on the drive to another drive?

For example

xcopy c:\test\*.* d:\test /s
Ray TurnerSenior ConsultantAsked:
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FOXActive Directory/Exchange EngineerCommented:
Your best bet will be to use robocopy with the switch to copy all subfolders and to keep the same security settings of the original folder
robocopy <Sourcepath> <Destinationpath> /s /e /copyall

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RobertSystem AdminCommented:
I agree with Fox Robocopy is the way to go.
However if you need to do it with powershell for some reason the Copy-Item command using the -Recurse option would copy all sub folders.
Jose Gabriel Ortega CastroCEO Faru Bonon IT - EE Solution ExpertCommented:
I've been trying to substitute robocopy and xcopy with my PowerShell script :)

So I'd go and use my script.
Ray TurnerSenior ConsultantAuthor Commented:
Thanks!  This is great!
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