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Component: Files

Functions to work with files and folders.

Item Details
Files.AccessDate
Queries the access date of the file or folder.
All
2.9
Files.AddedToDirectoryDate
Queries the date of the file or folder when it was added to parent folder.
Mac only
6.4
Files.AppPath
Returns the path to the main executable for this FileMaker solution.
All
2.7
Files.CanOpenFile
Checks if plugin can read file.
All
5.4
Files.CopyFile
Copies the file without user interface.
All
2.8
Files.CreateAlias
Creates an alias or link file.
Mac/Win/iOS
8.4
Files.CreateBookmark
Creates a bookmark from a file path.
Mac/iOS
3.1
Files.CreateDirectory
Creates a directory.
All
2.7
Files.CreationDate
Queries the creation date of the file or folder.
All
2.9
Files.Delete
Deletes a file directly without moving to trash.
All
3.3
Files.DeleteFolder
Deletes a file or folder directly without moving to trash.
All
4.2
Files.DirectoryExists
Checks whether a directory exists with the given path.
All
2.7
Files.DiskInfo
Queries information about a volume.
All
5.0
Files.FileDisplayName
Queries the display name of the file or folder.
All
2.9
Files.FileExists
Checks whether a file exists with the given path.
All
2.7
Files.FileExtension
Queries the file extension of the given path.
All
5.2
Files.FileInfo
Queries some file information.
Mac/Win/iOS
4.3
Files.FileKind
Queries the file kind string.
Mac/Win
2.9
Files.FileName
Queries the file name of the given path.
All
2.9
Files.FileSize
Queries file size.
All
2.7
Files.FileUTITypes
Queries uniform type identifiers for this file.
Mac only
2.9
Files.FolderSize
Calculate sizes of folder.
All
6.2
Files.GetComment
Queries Finder's file comment.
Mac only
6.2
Files.GetFinderLabel
Queries the label of the file or folder.
Mac only
6.2
Files.GetNodeID
Queries the NodeID fo the file or folder.
Mac only
3.1
Files.GetPathFromNodeID
Finds the file or folder for the given NodeID on the given volume.
Mac only
3.1
Files.GetPosixPermissions
Queries posix file permissions.
Mac/Linux/iOS
4.3
Files.GetTagNames
Queries names of the tags assigned to the file/folder.
Mac only
3.5
Files.IsHidden
Queries hidden state of a file or folder.
Mac/Win
7.1
Files.ItemExists
Checks whether a item exists with the given path.
All
2.7
Files.Launch
Launches the file.
Mac/Win
2.7
Files.LaunchFile
Launches the file.
Mac/Win
2.7
Files.List
Queries list of file names in folder.
All
2.8
Files.ListRecursive
Queries list of paths in folder.
All
4.1
Files.ListVolumes
Lists mounted volumes.
Mac/Win
6.5
Files.ModificationDate
Queries the modification date of the file or folder.
All
2.9
Files.Mount
Mounts a network share.
Mac/Win/Linux
5.1
Files.MountPath
Queries mount path for a volume.
Mac/Win
8.3
Files.MoveFile
Moves a file or folder without user interface.
All
2.8
Files.MoveToTrash
Deletes an item by moving it to trash without user interface.
All
2.8
Files.ReadFile
Reads a file with the given path.
All
3.5
Files.ReadJPEG
Reads a JPEG file from the file system.
All
4.3
Files.ReadPDF
Reads a PDF file from the file system.
All
4.3
Files.ReadPNG
Reads a PNG file from the file system.
All
4.3
Files.RenameFile
Renames a file or folder without user interface.
All
2.8
Files.ResolveAlias
Resolves an alias file.
Mac/Win/iOS
8.4
Files.ResolveBookmark
Resolves a bookmark.
Mac/iOS
3.1
Files.RevealFile
Reveals the file/folder in the shell.
Mac/Win
2.7
Files.SetComment
Sets the file comment.
Mac only
6.2
Files.SetCreationDate
Sets the file creation date.
Mac/Win/iOS
7.2
Files.SetFinderLabel
Sets the Finder label.
Mac only
6.2
Files.SetHidden
Sets the hidden state of a file or folder.
Mac/Win
7.1
Files.SetModificationDate
Sets the file modification date.
All
7.2
Files.SetPosixPermissions
Sets posix file permissions.
Mac/Linux/iOS
4.3
Files.SetTagNames
Sets the tags for a file/folder.
Mac only
3.5
Files.Unmount
Unmount a volume.
Mac/Win/Linux
5.1
Files.WriteFile
Writes a file with the given data.
All
3.5
Icon.ClearIcon
Clears the custom icon for the file or directory at the specified path.
Mac only
2.7
Icon.GetIcon
Queries the Finder icon for the file or folder with the given path.
Mac/Win
2.3
Icon.GetIconWithQuickLook
Queries the Finder icon for the file or folder with the given path.
Mac/Win
2.3
Icon.SetIcon
Sets the icon for the file or directory at the specified path.
Mac only
2.7
MountNotification.Install
Installs a script trigger to be called when a disk mounts/unmounts.
Mac/Win
5.0
MountNotification.Uninstall
Uninstalls notification for mount script trigger.
Mac/Win
5.0

65 functions.

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