Topic "Automatic delete files or folders matching a search term"

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Joined: 2012-11-17
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Location: Holland

I'm running a sync job from a NAS to a External drive which runs perfect.
I want as less garbage on the external drive as possible. When i open the drive on a Windows PC it creates thumbs.db files and when i open the drive on a mac it also creates certain files.

I want to create a 'Clean.bat' file whitch deletes these files and folders.

How can i use the RM command to delete all files matching a search term? (in multiple sub-folders)

Thank you,
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WinSCP does not support recursive delete with file mask.

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