Download all Site collection documents / Files using Powershell in specific folder

I have updated the script written by “Nico Martens” in below blog post

http://sharepointrelated.com/2014/11/11/download-all-content-in-a-site-collection/

Below script will download all your documents in specific folder of Site and List

Save this script as Get-SPContent.ps1 and run using below line

.\Get-SPContent.ps1 -SiteCollection "" -Destination ""



param
(
[Parameter(Mandatory=$true)]
[ValidateScript({asnp *sh* -EA SilentlyContinue;if (Get-SPSite $_){$true}else{Throw “Site collection $_ does not exist”}})]
[string]$SiteCollection,
[Parameter(Mandatory=$true)]
[ValidateScript(
{
if (Test-Path $_)
{$true}
else{
$d = $_
$title = “Create Folder?”;
$message = “$_ doesn’t exist, do you want the script to create it?”;
$yes = New-Object System.Management.Automation.Host.ChoiceDescription “&Yes”, “Creates directory $_”;
$no = New-Object System.Management.Automation.Host.ChoiceDescription “&No”, “Exits script”;
$options = [System.Management.Automation.Host.ChoiceDescription[]]($yes,$no);
$result = $host.ui.PromptForChoice($title,$message,$options,1);
switch($result)
{
0 {New-Item $d -Type Directory;$true}
1 {Throw “Please create the folder before running the script again. `nExiting script”}
}
}
})]
[string]$Destination
)
$DirpathList=””;
Asnp *sh* -EA SilentlyContinue

Start-SPAssignment -Global | Out-Null

function Get-SPWebs($SiteCollection){
$SiteCollection = Get-SPSite $SiteCollection
$webs = @()
$SiteCollection.allwebs | %{$webs += $_.url}
return $webs
}

function Get-SPFolders($webs)
{
foreach($web in $webs)
{

$web = Get-SPWeb $web
Write-Host “`n$($web.url)”

$Dirpath=$Destination+”\”+$web.title
CreateFolder($Dirpath)

$lists = $web.lists | ?{$_.itemcount -ge “1” -And $_.Hidden -eq $false -And $_.BaseType -eq “DocumentLibrary”} #Excludes all hidden libraries and empty libraries
#$lists = $web.lists | ?{$_.title -eq “Documents” -and $_.itemcount -ge “1” -And $_.BaseType -eq “DocumentLibrary”} #Change any identifier here
foreach($list in $lists)
{
Write-Host “- $($list.RootFolder.url)”
$DirpathList = $Dirpath +”\”+$list.title
CreateFolder($DirpathList)
#Download files in root folder
$rootfolder = $web.GetFolder($list.RootFolder.Url)
Download-SPContent($rootfolder)

#Download files in subfolders
foreach($folder in $list.folders)
{
$folder = $web.GetFolder($folder.url)

Download-SPContent($folder)

}

}
$web.dispose()
}
}
function CreateFolder($Dirpath)
{
#Write-Host $Dirpath
New-Item -ItemType directory -Path $Dirpath

}

function Download-SPContent($folder)
{
foreach($file in $folder.Files)
{
$binary = $file.OpenBinary();

$stream = New-Object System.IO.FileStream($DirpathList+ “/” + $file.Name), Create
$writer = New-Object System.IO.BinaryWriter($stream)
$writer.write($binary)
$stream.Close()
$writer.Close()
}
}

$webs = Get-SPWebs -SiteCollection $Sitecollection
Get-SPFolders -Webs $webs

Stop-SPAssignment -Global

 

 

 

 

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