robocopy modified

Ravi Chandran 1 Reputation point
2021-11-29T10:20:17.217+00:00

initiated robocopy for the second, output shows files as modified. what is the meaning of this.
robocopy "Source" "Destination" /E /Z /B /V /COPY:DAT /MT:8 /R:2 /W:5 /log+:designrobocopy.txt /tee

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  1. Leon Laude 85,566 Reputation points
    2021-11-29T10:41:17.243+00:00

    Hi @Ravi Chandran ,

    By default Robocopy copies files that have changed (in size or modified date), if a file has not changed, Robocopy will skip the file.
    In general the "MODIFIED" means that the file in the in the destination is older than the file in the source, so Robocopy has copied the file changes.

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