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Files.AddedToDirectoryDate

Queries the date of the file or folder when it was added to parent folder.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
Files 6.4 Yes No Yes, macOS only No No

MBS( "Files.AddedToDirectoryDate"; Path )

Parameters

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

Result

Returns timestamp or error.

Description

Queries the date of the file or folder when it was added to parent folder.

This function requires a native path. Use Path.FileMakerPathToNativePath to convert a FileMaker path to a native path if required. If you like to have the user choose the path, you can use FileDialog functions.
For Server be aware that server has limited permissions and may not be able to access all files on a computer.

Examples

Query date:

MBS("Files.AddedToDirectoryDate"; "/Users/cs/Desktop/Image Scaling.fmp12")

See also


Files.AccessDate   -   Files.AppPath

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