Windows batch command for deleting particular pattern named folders in temp


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Windows batch command for deleting particular pattern named folders in temp

Hi All,'

I need to write a windows bat program to delete particular folders with naming pattern scoped_dir45666 (for example)(including contents)
with batch program. For that I am using below code:
Code:
@echo off
cd /D %temp%
for /d %%D in (*) do rd /s /q "%%D"
del /f /q *

i got above code from some forum, but its deleting everything causing system issues...(its screwing some os files also I guess)

I need to delete all directories names starting with scoped_dirxxxxx (scoped_dir*) can some one advise how to modify above code to delete only folders name starting with scoped_dir in %temp% folder




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The first operand is the new destinationfor queue @server queue@server See the PBS ERS section , "Destination Identifiers". If the destination operand describes only a queue, then qmove will move jobs into the queue of the specified name at the job's current server. If the destination operand describes only a batch server, then qmove will move jobs into the default queue at that batch server. If the destination operand describes both a queue and a batch server, then qmove will move the jobs into the specified queue at the speci- fied server. All following operands are job_identifiers which specify the jobs to be moved to the new destination. The qmove command accepts one or more job_identifier operands of the form: sequence_number[.server_name][@server] STANDARD ERROR
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