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Deletes the file by moving it to trash without user interface.
|Component||Version||macOS||Windows||Server||FileMaker Cloud||FileMaker iOS SDK|
|Path||The native file path to the file to be deleted.||"/Users/John/Desktop/test.txt"|
Returns OK or error message.
DescriptionDeletes the file by moving it to trash without user interface.
This function needs a native path. Please use Path.FileMakerPathToNativePath function in order to convert a FileMaker style path to a native path.
It is possible that the OS decides to not delete the file and fail (e.g. due to permission errors) or that the medium does not have a trash, so the file is deleted right away.
Delete a file on desktop on Mac by moving it to trash:
Delete a file on desktop on Windows by moving it to trash:
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