CopyFile Method of Kernel class

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The CopyFile method copies an existing file to a new file.


Kernel.CopyFile (ExistingFileName as String, NewFileName as String, [FailIfExists as Boolean = True])

Where Type Optional Default Description
 ExistingFileName  String     The name of an existing file to copy. 
 NewFileName  String     The name of the new file. 
 FailIfExists  Boolean  yes  True  If this parameter is TRUE and the new file already exists, the function fails. If this parameter is FALSE and the new file already exists, the function overwrites the existing file and succeeds. 


This function calls CopyFile Win32 API function (kernel32)
Security attributes for the existing file are not copied to the new file.


Kernel - copy file

Dim Kernel
Set Kernel = CreateObject("ScriptUtils.Kernel")

Kernel.CopyFile "H:\zivot.wav\AF - Buh je verny a co ty.wav", "j:\pokusss.wav"

See also


Other links for CopyFile

Methods of Kernel class

CloseHandle, CopyFile, CreateProcess, DeleteFile, GetFileSize, MoveFile, Sleep, SwitchToThread, WaitForSingleObject

Properties of Kernel class

CommandLine, ComputerName, CurrentDirectory, CurrentProcess, CurrentThread, EnvironmentStrings, EnvironmentVariables, hrCounter, hrFrequency, hrTimeCounter, TempPath, TickCount


COM API for calling some of Kernel32 functions.


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