GetFileTime (Get the file time)

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GETFILETIME( filename )

GETFILETIME

Returns the time stamp of a file

filename

A string constant or variable containing the name of the file (and path, if applicable)

GETFILETIME returns the time stamp of the file specified by the filename parameter. The time is returned as a LONG that is deformatted and returned in an @T4 picture format. If the file is invalid or does not exist, GETFILETIME returns a zero (0).

To add support for this utility to your existing applications, you need only include the CWUTIL.INC file in the Global Map section of your program:

INCLUDE('CWUTIL.INC'),ONCE

Return Data Type:     LONG

Example:

Filetime = GETFILETIME(LOC:Filename)