WAD.> It appears that the Hidden attribute of directories copied using COPY
> /H is not copied. The H attribute of files is properly copied.
I think that "on the target file" clearly indicates that it's referring to> "/K (Keep read-only attribute) To maintain compatibility with CMD.EXE,
> COPY normally maintains the hidden and system attributes, sets the
> archive attribute, and removes the read-only attribute on the
> file. /K tells COPY to also maintain the read-only attribute on the
> destination file...."
> There is no mention that the phrase relating to hidden and system
> attributes applies only to files, not directories!
COPY isn't a very good choice if what you want to do is duplicate a file> In any event, I now suggest adding a suboption either to the /H
> or the /K option to copy the hidden and system attributes of
> directories as well as files.