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Returns a Date value that indicates the date and time a file was created or last modified.
The My feature gives you greater productivity and performance in file I/O operations than FileDateTime. For more information, see.
Required. String expression that specifies a file name. PathName may include the directory or folder, and the drive.
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PathName is invalid or contains wildcards.
Target file does not exist.
See the "Error number" column if you are upgrading Visual Basic 6.0 applications that use unstructured error handling. (You can compare the error number against the.) However, when possible, you should consider replacing such error control with .
This example uses the FileDateTime function to determine the date and time a file was created or last modified. The format of the date and time displayed is based on the locale settings of your system.
Assembly: Visual Basic Runtime Library (in Microsoft.VisualBasic.dll)