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Copy files in subfolders

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I am trying to copy files in different subfolders with wildcards. I have tried two different ways but no luck. Any ideas? thanks


Get-ChildItem -Path "C:\database\Combine" -include "*TOTAL.*" -Recurse | Copy-Item -Destination "C:\database\Combine\TOTAL" 
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Copy-Item -Path "C:\database\Combine\*TOTAL.*" -Destination "C:\database\Combine\TOTAL" -recurse -Force -Verbose

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ste5an

8/22/2022 - Mon
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Both will work just fine.
The issue is that you're copying into the directory that you're using as the source.
Use "C:\database\TOTAL" or any other folder not under "C:\database\Combine" as Destination.
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