Date created: 08/16/18 09:40:16. Last modified: 08/16/18 09:42:13

RoboCopy and Delete Old Backups

@echo off

rem Delete backups older than 30 days:
set backupage=-30
rem Backup location without trailing slash
set backuproot=D:\LocalBackup
rem !END OF USER VARIABLES!



set /P AREYOUSURE=Create new backup now (y/n)?
if /I %AREYOUSURE% NEQ y GOTO end

set year=%date:~-4%

set month=%date:~3,2%
if "%month:~0,1%" == " " set month=0%month:~1,1%

set day=%date:~0,2%
if "%day:~0,1%" == " " set day=0%day:~1,1%

set hour=%time:~0,2%
if "%hour:~0,1%" == " " set hour=0%hour:~1,1%

set min=%time:~3,2%
if "%min:~0,1%" == " " set min=0%min:~1,1%

set sec=%time:~6,2%
if "%sec:~0,1%" == " " set secs=0%sec:~1,1%

set fulldate=%year%-%month%-%day%--%hour%-%min%-%sec%
set backupdir=%backuproot%\%fulldate%
mkdir %backupdir%

rem /E :: copy subdirectories, including Empty ones.
rem 
rem /COPY:copyflag[s] :: what to COPY (default is /COPY:DAT).
rem                       (copyflags : D=Data, A=Attributes, T=Timestamps).
rem                       (S=Security=NTFS ACLs, O=Owner info, U=aUditing info).
rem 
rem             /PURGE :: delete dest files/dirs that no longer exist in source.
rem               /MIR :: MIRror a directory tree (equivalent to /E plus /PURGE).
rem 
rem               /R:n :: number of Retries on failed copies: default 1 million.
rem               /W:n :: Wait time between retries: default is 30 seconds.

echo * Backup: %userprofile%\Applications to D:\LocalBackup\%fulldate%\Applications
"%userprofile%\Applications\RoboCopy" "%userprofile%\Applications" "%backupdir%\Applications" /E /COPY:DAT /MIR /R:1 /W:1 /log+:"%backupdir%\%fulldate%_Applications.log"

echo * Backup: %userprofile%\Backups to D:\LocalBackup\%fulldate%\Backups
"%userprofile%\Applications\RoboCopy" "%userprofile%\Backups" "%backupdir%\Backups" /E /COPY:DAT /MIR /R:1 /W:1 /log+:"%backupdir%\%fulldate%_Backups.log"

echo * Backup: %userprofile%\Desktop to D:\LocalBackup\%fulldate%\Desktop
"%userprofile%\Applications\RoboCopy" "%userprofile%\Desktop" "%backupdir%\Desktop" /E /COPY:DAT /MIR /R:1 /W:1 /log+:"%backupdir%\%fulldate%_Desktop.log"

echo * Backup: %userprofile%\Documents to D:\LocalBackup\%fulldate%\Documents
"%userprofile%\Applications\RoboCopy" "%userprofile%\Documents" "%backupdir%\Documents" /E /COPY:DAT /MIR /R:1 /W:1 /log+:"%backupdir%\%fulldate%_Documents.log"

rem     /P    pathname      Indicates the path to start searching.
rem 
rem     /S                  Instructs forfiles to recurse into
rem                        subdirectories. Like "DIR /S".
rem 
rem     /M    searchmask    Searches files according to a searchmask.
rem                        The default searchmask is '*' .
rem 
rem     /D    date          Selects files with a last modified date greater
rem                         than or equal to (+), or less than or equal to (-).
rem
rem     /C    command       Indicates the command to execute for each file.
rem                         @file    - returns the name of the file.
rem                         @path    - returns the full path of the file.
rem 
rem forfiles is supposed to be used to find files not folders however,
rem if the /S flag isn't used to recurse into sub-directories then
rem only the backup folders called %fulldate% are returned:
rem forfiles /P "D:\LocalBackup" /M "*" /D -30 /C "cmd /c rd /S /Q @PATH"

forfiles /P "%backuproot%" /D %backupage% 1> nul 2>&1

rem No files/folders found:
if %ERRORLEVEL% GEQ 1 goto end

echo * Delete old backups:
forfiles /P "%backuproot%" /D %backupage% /C "cmd /C echo @path"

set /P AREYOUSURE=Delete these old backups now (y/n)?
if /I %AREYOUSURE% NEQ y GOTO end
forfiles /P "%backuproot%" /M "*" /D %backupage% /C "cmd /C rd /S /Q @PATH"



:end


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