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FILE_PathSplit

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Description

 

Split a file name string into its basic parts and returns a specific part giving the part equate.

 

Syntax

 

s = FILE_PATHSPLIT(FileName, Part)

 

Returns

 

String.

 

Parameters

 

Name

Type

Optional

Meaning

FileName

String

No

Name of the file

Part

Number

No

The following equates can be used to extract path parts depending on the below rules:

 

%Path_RootPathFileExt or %Path_RootPathProgExt

%Path_RootPathFile or %Path_RootPathProg

%Path_RootPath

%Path_Root

%Path_FileExt

%Path_File

%Path_Ext

 

Standard Paths

_______________Path____________

|                               |

Root                            | File_ Ext

| |                             ||     | | |

d:\program files\folder1\folder2\program.exe

 

UNC Paths

_______________Path__________

|____Root_____                | File_ Ext

|             |               ||     | | |

\\server\share\folder1\folder2\program.exe

 

Remarks

 

Restrictions

 

See also

 

File Module,

 

Examples