Topic "consolidate or discard folders"

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I am synchronizing from a server using a txt script. The server contains many directories, and I do not need the folders, just the files inside. Is there a way to download only the contents of those folders without recreating the directory structure? I realize that a sync probably wont do the job anymore and I am open to change. Maybe I can use a search that includes subfolders and then download those results, but I was unable to determine the syntax from the page I found on that subject: I also searched the forum before posting


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You cannot do this using simple scripting.
But this could be easy using WinSCP .NET assembly.

This example shows how to recurse:

It actually even downloads all the files the one folder (temp folder in this case). So it just needs few tweeks to do what you need.
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