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Unmount a volume.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
Files 5.1 Yes Yes Yes Yes No
MBS( "Files.Unmount"; Path { ; Force } )   More


Parameter Description Example value
Path The local path of the volume. "/Volumes/Test"
Force Optional
Pass 1 to force unmount, even if files are still open.


Returns OK or error.


Unmount a volume.
Use on Server may require extra work as server runs with a different user account than you being logged in on the server machine. Permissions don't always allow things to be done.


Unmounts Ablage1 on Mac:

MBS("Files.Unmount"; "/Volumes/Ablage1")

Unmount Y: on Windows:

MBS("Files.Unmount"; "Y:")

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Created 10th May 2015, last changed 18th March 2017

Files.StandardizePath   -   Files.WriteFile

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