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Queries the display name of the file or folder.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
Files 2.9 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
MBS( "Files.FileDisplayName"; Path )   More


Parameter Description Example value
Path Native path to the file to check. "C:\test\me.jpg"


Queries the display name of the file or folder.
This name may be localized and not include file extension. Only for displaying.
This function needs a native path. Please use Path.FileMakerPathToNativePath function in order to convert a FileMaker style path to a native path.


Queries display name of a file

MBS( "Files.FileDisplayName"; "C:\test.txt" )

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Created 18th August 2014, last changed 18th August 2014

Files.DiskInfo   -   Files.FileExists

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