Deleting All BIN & OBJ Folders in a Visual Studio Solution

Alper Ebiçoğlu
Mar 19, 2018 · 1 min read

Sometimes it turns out that we have to delete all bin and obj folders recursively in a Visual Studio solution. There’s a built-in Visual Studio feature called Clean Solution but it doesn’t delete them all.

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This is my way to for deleting all BIN and OBJ folders recursively.

  1. Create an empty file and name it DeleteBinObjFolders.bat
@echo off
@echo Deleting all BIN and OBJ folders…
for /d /r . %%d in (bin,obj) do @if exist “%%d” rd /s/q “%%d”
@echo BIN and OBJ folders successfully deleted :) Close the window.
pause > nul
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Deletes all BIN & OBJ folders with a double-click.

I hope you will benefit. Happy coding!


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