How to have batch file code only copy the most recent .bak file from a directory

I recently had very kind assistance on how to make the below code copy the most recent file from a file on my C:\ called 'C:! BATCH'

It's transpired that I now need to have the batch file only look for .bak files in this dorectory, and while I'm positive this is a relatively simple tweak, I've so far had no luck on finding how this is done.

Any advice on this would be very much appreciated, many thanks!

@echo off pushd C:\! BATCH setLocal EnableDelayedExpansion for /f "tokens=* delims= " %%G in ('dir/b/od') do (set newest=%%G) copy "!newest!" C:\DROP\ PAUSE

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I now need to have the batch file only look for .bak files in this directory.

The change is simply adding *.bak to the dir command.

@echo off

pushd c:\BATCH\

setLocal EnableDelayedExpansion

for /f "tokens=* delims= " %%G in ('dir/b/od *.bak') do (set newest=%%G)

copy "!newest!" c:\DROP\look for .bak files in this dorectory

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