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FileTools[Filename] - get file name from filepath

FileTools[ParentDirectory] - get parent directory from filepath

Calling Sequence

Filename(path)

ParentDirectory(path)

Parameters

path

-

string; filepath, relative or absolute

Description

• 

The Filename and ParentDirectory commands return the file name and the parent directory, respectively, of the file referenced by the filepath path.

• 

The filepath path must be syntactically correct, but is not required to correspond to an existing file or directory.

• 

The behavior of this command may dependent on the platform on which it is executed and the character used to delimit directories on the current platform.

Examples

FileTools[Filename]/etc/passwd

passwd

(1)

FileTools[ParentDirectory]/etc/passwd

/etc

(2)

The following path does not correspond to an existing file.

FileTools[Filename]/friends/romans/countrymen

countrymen

(3)

FileTools[ParentDirectory]/friends/romans/countrymen

/friends/romans

(4)

See Also

FileTools, FileTools[AbsolutePath], FileTools[Basename], FileTools[Extension], FileTools[JoinPath], FileTools[SplitPath]


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