Function Reference


Copies a directory and all sub-directories and files (Similar to xcopy).

DirCopy ( "source dir", "dest dir" [, flag = 0] )


source dir Path of the source directory (with no trailing backslash). e.g. "C:\Path1"
dest dir Path of the destination dir (with no trailing backslash). e.g. "C:\Path_Copy"
flag [optional] this flag determines whether to overwrite files if they already exist:
    $FC_NOOVERWRITE (0) = (default) do not overwrite existing files
    $FC_OVERWRITE (1) = overwrite existing files

Constants are defined in FileConstants.au3.

Return Value

Success: 1.
Failure: 0 if there is an error copying the directory.


If the destination directory structure doesn't exist, it will be created (if possible).


DirMove, DirRemove, FileCopy, FileMove


#include <FileConstants.au3>

DirCopy(@MyDocumentsDir, @TempDir & "\Backups\MyDocs", $FC_OVERWRITE)