Old 23rd April 2011, 02:01   #1
jonwil
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How to move/rename files based on wildcard

Basically what I want is a way to say "move *.w3d from $INSTDIR\data to $INSTDIR\backup"
How can I do that in NSIS?
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Old 23rd April 2011, 04:40   #2
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You may use FindFirst / FindNext in a small loop, and call Rename on each hit. You might want to make sure that the hit is not a directory: ${IfNot} ${FileExists} $hit\*.* Rename etc.
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