GetFileTime (Get the file time)

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GETFILETIME( filename )


Returns the time stamp of a file


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:


Return Data Type:     LONG


Filetime = GETFILETIME(LOC:Filename)