/p when used with DEL

ron

Aug 19, 2008
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del /p /s /x /a:d f:\test\*.*

Was testing a command to remove all the empty folders in a path. Had a question about /p. I was expecting a prompt but didn't get one. It did remove all the empty folders and left files alone though. Just curious what the expectation should be using /p.