Can Robocopy be configured to only log the “errors”?

On a large copy job, I’m really only interested in knowing what files were NOT copied.

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    Try using /NFL /NDL /NP.
    – TheCleaner
    Nov 12, 2013 at 14:19
  • Did you try logging to a file and feeding that file to grep (or simply "find") ?
    – Stephane
    Nov 12, 2013 at 14:19
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    /NDL did remove the verbose output and show only errors & copy progress Aug 23, 2016 at 4:22

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If you add /LOG:log.txt to the end, you generate a file with the logs.

And addiotional info:

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Good look!

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