Another learning. Working at Microsoft in the field (like way out in the sticks, in other words - the life of RAS), I frequently get the occasion to download files from our corporate network. Yeah!
I was doing some drag-n-drop in Windows Explorer, and thought I'm gonna just try this with XCOPY. (Years before most of my teammates were born, I had a large investment in Batch programming in DOS.) I went to a command prompt, ran a XCOPY /? to get a reminder of the commands, and I see:
NOTE: Xcopy is now deprecated, please use Robocopy.
XCOPY is still there - but what about Robocopy. I had heard the term before but never looked into it. So, off to Live search to do a look and I found several references. My findings:
Back to waiting for my download of RAR's.