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Which of these programs would be the best choice for mirroring all of the files in a directory tree?

A) copy

B) robocopy

C) sfc

D) xcopy

E) I only need to mirror files when I shave

The answer: B) robocopy

Robocopy (robust copy) is a very functional file copy utility for Windows.

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Although you can perform many functions in the Windows GUI, there’s significant power and additional features hidden on the Windows command line. In this video, you’ll learn how to use the command line to manage disks, copy files, shutdown your computer, and much more.