Updated: 10/17/2017 by Computer Hope

Abbreviation for remove directory, rmdir is a command line command used to remove a directory and its contents.

Related pages

  • See the Windows and DOS rmdir command page for further information about this command.
  • For additional information about the Linux version of this command, see our Linux rmdir command reference.
  • See how to use FTP for information about rmdir and other FTP commands.

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