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Java – Calculate Directory Size using Commons FileUtils

[code lang=”java”]import java.io.File;
import org.apache.commons.io.FileUtils;

public class DirectorySizeSample {

public static void main(String[] args) {

// Using FileUtils.sizeOfDirectory() we can calculate
// the size of a directory including it sub directory
long size = FileUtils.sizeOfDirectory(new File("C:/Windows"));

System.out.println("Size: " + size + " bytes");

}
}[/code]