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This is a simple script designed to fulfil a request. It was intented to work as an alternative way to back up certain types of files by date.

It will: detect a specified file type, rename the file(s) to their creation date, then move them from a source directory to a destination directory.

It can be used through a command line with the specified arguments only.

Example Syntax:

COMPILED: scriptname.exe <source> <destination> <filetype>

RAW: autoit3.exe <script location\name.au3> <source> <destination> <filetype>

timebch.zip

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Are you sure you're using the latest version of AutoIt? The two modifications both relate to fairly newish changes to AutoIt (namely, the = 1 thing on the -ArrayInsert function is an optional parameter, and the third parameter on FileGetTime is the return type of FileGetTime.)

Edited by Chris_1013
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Are you sure you're using the latest version of AutoIt? The two modifications both relate to fairly newish changes to AutoIt (namely, the = 1 thing on the -ArrayInsert function is an optional parameter, and the third parameter on FileGetTime is the return type of FileGetTime.)

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You got me there! I was running the previous version 3.0.102. I did upgrade to the 3.1.0 version and all is well. I guess it has been a while since I did the last upgrade.

Thanks for the heads up..

-Cheers

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I rewrote this script as a function, currently it will only work on mass files of the same extension I don't have single file functionality programmed in yet.

: : E x a m p l e : :
#include <FileRename.au3>
;             FileRename(iflag, "extension", "source", "destination")
$ireturn = FileRename(0, "txt", "Example\Source\", "Example\Destination\")
MsgBox(0, "Return", $ireturn)


;__________________________________________________________
; F L A G S
; 0 = all files
; 1 = single file
;__________________________________________________________

;__________________________________________________________
; R E T U R N S
; 0 = incorrect $iflag
; 1 = invalid extension
; 2 = source folder/path does not exist
; 3 = destination folder/path does not exist
; 4 = no files found
; 5 = unable to get file info
; Success = No errors
; Unknown Error = Script finished but there was an error
;__________________________________________________________

FileRename_Func.zip

Edited by chaos945
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