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Moving all files to one directory

Using Windows Explorer 5.0, I want to MOVE all of the files that are
in MANY directories on SEVERAL networked PCs into ONE directory on ONE
PC.  (I do NOT want to COPY the files because the files will be in the
target directory AND in the source directories).

Question:

Since many of the files have the same file-names but have different
contents and/or were created/modified on different dates, how do I set
up Windows Explorer 5.0 to prompt me to OK (or not OK) the replacement
(overwriting) of the existing file?
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gcotterl (13)
1/10/2004 6:21:01 AM
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"Gary" <gcotterl@co.riverside.ca.us> wrote in message
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> Using Windows Explorer 5.0, I want to MOVE all of the files that are
> in MANY directories on SEVERAL networked PCs into ONE directory on ONE
> PC.  (I do NOT want to COPY the files because the files will be in the
> target directory AND in the source directories).
>
> Question:
>
> Since many of the files have the same file-names but have different
> contents and/or were created/modified on different dates, how do I set
> up Windows Explorer 5.0 to prompt me to OK (or not OK) the replacement
> (overwriting) of the existing file?


It should prompt you by default

make a few dummy files and give it a test first...to be sure


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philo (1444)
1/10/2004 2:04:47 PM
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