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A FileExists Function

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Submitted on: 1/8/2015 12:24:00 PM
By: Blake Royer (from psc cd)  
Level: Beginner
User Rating: By 19 Users
Compatibility: VB 3.0, VB 4.0 (16-bit), VB 4.0 (32-bit), VB 5.0, VB 6.0
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     Checks to see if a file exists.
 
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'**************************************
' Name: A FileExists Function
' Description:Checks to see if a file exists.
' By: Blake Royer (from psc cd)
'
' Inputs:full file path(FullFileName as String)
'
' Returns:True or False
'**************************************

Private Function FileExists(FullFileName As String) As Boolean
On Error GoTo MakeF
	'If file does not exist, there will be an error
	Open FullFileName For Input As #1
	Close #1
	'no error, file exists
	FileExists = True
Exit Function
MakeF:
	'error, file does not exist
	FileExists = False
Exit Function
End Function


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