CopyDirectory

CopyDirectory["dir1","dir2"]
copies the directory to .

DetailsDetails

  • must already exist; must not.
  • CopyDirectory copies all the files in to .
  • CopyDirectory sets the modification dates for and for all the files in it to be the same as those for .
  • CopyDirectory returns the full name of the directory it copies to, and $Failed if it cannot complete the copy.

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Copy a directory:

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List of files in the directory:

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Delete the directory:

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The directory is no longer there:

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Introduced in 1991
(2.0)