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Windows 7: How to create a batch file that will move files based on the file type

30 Oct 2010   #1
naveen

Windows 7 Professional 32-bit
 
 
How to create a batch file that will move files based on the file type

How to create a batch file that will move files based on the file type?

My Requirement : I need a batch file to copy all .doc files in all my HardDisk to a removable disk say (Z: drive) . Can anyone make it possible using a batch file?Please...Its urgent...


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31 Oct 2010   #2
Snowdon

Windows 7 - 64 bit
 
 

Download XXCopy
XXCOPY, A Versatile File Management Utility --- Boldly Extended Xcopy
This is a vastly improved and extended version of DOS XCopy
Sorry, can't remember the syntax, but its quite simple if you read the manuel carefully :-)
Put the command line in a .bat file and it will run
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31 Oct 2010   #3
Ztruker

Windows 10 Pro X64
 
 

Standard XCOPY should handle this without needing to download XXCOPY, though XXCOPY looks pretty interesting. Try both?
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31 Oct 2010   #4
Shadowjk

Windows 7 Professional x64 SP1 ; Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by naveen View Post
How to create a batch file that will move files based on the file type?

My Requirement : I need a batch file to copy all .doc files in all my HardDisk to a removable disk say (Z: drive) . Can anyone make it possible using a batch file?Please...Its urgent...

There are Easier Methods of copying Files from one drive to another are you sure you would like to take this route?
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03 Nov 2010   #5
ricardod

Win7
 
 

For this I recomend Belvedere - Free Tool with simple UI to create advanced rules to move, copy, delete, rename, or open files based on their name, extension, size, creation date, and more - Belvedere Automates Your Self-Cleaning PC
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