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tolisn

help required for random file copy

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tolisn

Hi.

I'm trying to make a random file copy script using AutoIt3.

The script should randomly copy a File from directory A1 and place it in directory B1 with the name background.jpg

The script that I tried is the following:

#cs ----------------------------------------------------------------------------

AutoIt Version: 3.1.1.0

Author: myName

Script Function:

Template AutoIt script.

#ce ----------------------------------------------------------------------------

; Script Start - Add your code below here

$filename = int(Random(1, 4))

$name = string ($filename) &".jpg"

FileCopy("C:\a1\$name", "C:\b1\background.jpg", 1)

What am I doing wrong and it is not copying the file ?

Please go easy because I'm new at this

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weaponx

#include <file.au3>

$sourceFolder = "C:\temp"
 $destinationFolder = "C:\output"

$aFileList = _FileListToArray($sourceFolder, "*.*", 1)

$iRandom = Random(1,$aFileList[0],1)

FileCopy($sourceFolder & "\" & $aFileList[$iRandom],  $destinationFolder)

Edited by weaponx

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