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chiners_68

I have a root directory which I know the name of but the directories below this vary.

I basically want to delete the directories below the root directory. The DIRremove only works if I delete the root directory which will reomvec all subdirectories but I cannot & do not want to remove this root directory.

any ideas?

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blademonkey

if you're being lazy about it you could create a dummy txt file in the root dir then set the file attributes to read only and then perform a dirremove on the root folder. change the txt attrib back, then delete.

or do it properly and loop through all of the sub folders and delete them.

-Blademonkey

Edited by blademonkey

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chiners_68

can you not just put a * for a wildcard folder i.e.

DIRremove("Root\*", 1)

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