Is it possible to delete all the subfolders (with content) and files within a folder?
The Directory class has a Delete method that accepts a parameter that forces the deleting operation recursively on the folder passed
' Loop over the subdirectories and remove them with their contents For Each d in Directory.GetDirectories("C:\Backup") Directory.Delete(d, true) Next ' Finish removing also the files in the root folder For Each f In Directory.GetFiles("c:\backup") File.Delete(f) Next
FROM MSDN Directory.Delete
Deletes the specified directory and, if indicated, any subdirectories and files in the directory.