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dosSetFileDate(string FileName, string Info, string Date)

Sets the creation, last modification or last accessed date of the file, folder or drive specified by FileName, to the date specified by Date.

Parameters :

FileName : A string specifying the drive, location and name of the file to search for using a pathname. For example, "C:\Docs\MyDoc.txt" on Windows or "My Mac:Docs:My Doc" on MacOS. On MacOS only, FileName may also be a folder or drive. On Windows, all files and folders in the pathname may be specified by their Windows name or MS-DOS name. 
Info : A string specifying whether to set the creation, last modification or last accessed date. This parameter is case insensitive.

Possible Values For Windows And MacOS :

"Created" : Sets the file, folder or drive creation date.
"Modified" : Sets the file, folder or drive last modification date.

Possible Value For Windows Only :

"Last Accessed" : Sets the file last accessed date.


Date : A string specifying the new file, folder or drive date. The format of the string is "month/day/year". For example, setting the file date to October 24th, 1979 would correspond to "10/24/1979".

Return Value : An integer indicating whether the method succeeded or failed. A value of 1 indicates that the method succeeded. A value of 0 indicates the method failed, in which case dosGetLastError() should be called to determine the cause of the error. 

Possible Returned Error Codes via dosGetLastError() :
10002 : Invalid value for parameter 2. 
10003 : Invalid value for parameter 3. 
10007 : Invalid month value specified in Date
10008 : Invalid day value specified in Date
10014 : File expected, a reference to a drive or folder was given on Windows. 
10016 : File not found. 



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