Which of these commands will copy your file and verify that the copied file matches the original?
A) copy /a original.txt copy.txt
B) copy /v original.txt copy.txt
C) copy /y original.txt copy.txt
D) copy /d original.txt copy.txt
E) Can’t you just Instagram it?
The answer: B) copy /v original.txt copy.txt
The /v command line option on the copy command will verify that any new files are written properly to the destination.
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