Deleting temp files/ folders

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Hi,

Is there a way to delete temp files orfolder using batch files? Thank you.

Regards,
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  1. Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.basics (More info?)

    keith,

    you can do that if you are familiar with dos and batch files. prob is, i
    don't see deltree with xp anymore.

    hope this helps.


    "Keith Taylor" <Keith Taylor@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
    news:60551B99-68E8-43E0-AFB2-6D15F79DB379@microsoft.com...
    > Hi,
    >
    > Is there a way to delete temp files orfolder using batch files? Thank you.
    >
    > Regards,
    >
  2. Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.basics (More info?)

    Hi, Dennis - and Keith.

    Rather than deltree, you can use rd /s in a "DOS" window. This removes the
    target folder and all subfolders and files within it.

    In the "DOS" window, type rd /? to see all the switches available - there
    are only two for rd.

    RC
    --
    R. C. White, CPA
    San Marcos, TX
    rc@corridor.net
    Microsoft Windows MVP

    "Dennis Lazo" <email@dennislazo.com> wrote in message
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    > keith,
    >
    > you can do that if you are familiar with dos and batch files. prob is, i
    > don't see deltree with xp anymore.
    >
    > hope this helps.
    >
    >
    > "Keith Taylor" <Keith Taylor@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
    > news:60551B99-68E8-43E0-AFB2-6D15F79DB379@microsoft.com...
    >> Hi,
    >>
    >> Is there a way to delete temp files orfolder using batch files? Thank
    >> you.
    >>
    >> Regards,
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