Index | Notes | Example DEL | DELTREE


Deletes (removes) a directory. Before you can delete a directory, you must delete its files and   subdirectories. The directory must be empty except for the "." and ".." symbols. Syntax RMDIR [drive:]path RD [drive:]path Parameter [drive:]path Specifies the location and name of the directory you want to delete. Related Commands For information about creating a directory, see the <MKDIR> command. For information about hidden files, see the <ATTRIB> command and the <DIR> command (the /A switch). For information about deleting files, see the <DEL> command. For information about deleting a directory, its files, and all subdirectories and files subordinate to it, see the <DELTREE> command.
-Top- | Notes | Example DEL | DELTREE