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Using Powershell to copy entire folders on a scheduled basis

I am looking for advice on using Powershell to create a backup task that can be scheduled. In this case I want all folders on the 'D' drive to be backed up to a folder on  the'I' drive into a folder called backups. The first time it runs it  needs to back up all files. Subsequently it needs to backup only files that have been changed.

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Paul MacDonald

8/22/2022 - Mon
Paul MacDonald

Look into Robocopy.  You'll need to schedule the running of it, but it will otherwise do exactly what you want.
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Robocopy is xcopy on steroids correct? I believe it has more functionality.
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