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Windows 7: ROBOCOPY - Create Backup Script

1 Week Ago   #300
jraju

windows 7 ultimate 32 bit
 
 

Hi, No reply to my query from any expert. could i expect a reply


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1 Week Ago   #301
0pTicaL

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by jraju View Post
Hi, I know and read the tutorials and tried myself a bit copying using robocopy which is a free larger size copy commands at cmd.
i tried and copies so much files but now i am having issues with it.
I want to copy a logical drive totally to a ext hard disk and i used this formula, which came with error .
i miss something , would you please correct it
robocopy d:\ g:\appacomputer /E/copyall/dcopy:T
where my d:\ is a logical drive and g:\appacomputer is the destination folder (ext.hdd.disk).
what is the mistake in the formula, it gives error such as destination not specified etc..
Somewhere in some forum, i read it and made some slash changes, which immediately copied , but only the folders and sub folders without the files .
Immediate response would be helpful as, i want to take a backup of the drive , as i am facing data loss. pl
N.B: i want the date of folders and files of original date as at d: drive
You need spaces between /E/copyall/dcopy:T, like this:

D:\ G:\appacomputer /E /COPYALL /DCOPY:T
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1 Week Ago   #302
jraju

windows 7 ultimate 32 bit
 
 

Hi, Thanks for your reply at last.
Definitely i will try. But what is the error, that i committed and what would happen if i use my incorrect formula? This is for my learning
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