MS-DOS Commands :: rd (rmdir)


Removes a directory.

The command rmdir is the same as the rd command; they do the same thing. You can use either the rmdir command or use the rd command which takes fewer characters to type.

help rd

Removes (deletes) a directory.

RMDIR [/S] [/Q] [drive:]path
RD [/S] [/Q] [drive:]path

    /S      Removes all directories and files in the specified directory
            in addition to the directory itself.  Used to remove a directory

    /Q      Quiet mode, do not ask if ok to remove a directory tree with /S

(Enlarge: help rd)