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Hi All,
I have a script that deletes files in folder that are older than 1 year.

FORFILES /P D:Doc\ /M *.txt /D -366 /C “cmd /c del @path”

It works good, except when it does not find any files older than 1 year, it gives the following error:

ERROR: No files found with the specified search criteria.

is there any way i could ask to ignore this error

Thanks.

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  1. you might try this:
    FORFILES /P D:Doc\ /M *.txt /D -366 /C “cmd /c del @path” 2>nul
    or you might need it like this:
    FORFILES /P D:Doc\ /M *.txt /D -366 /C “cmd /c del @path 2>nul”

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