Solution uses FileSystemWatch class to monitor a directory and copy files when detects a change, if desired.

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Install-Script -Name FileWatcher

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File Copy Watcher


Global:Add-Log Global:Invoke-FileCopy New-FileWatcher Invoke-LogCleaner Get-LegalPath


This script has no dependencies.

Release Notes

Change to only monitor on "Delete" event
Added path handling for running the script with a different user than the one to monitor.
Added "Replace" switch on Invoke-FileCopy to replace files with same name and different hash.
Changed the renaming method for keeping the both files to match Windows standard.

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
1.1 (current version) 68 6/3/2021
1.0 23 5/28/2021