LassoScript Utility
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Tag Link [File_CreationDate] Category File
Type Substitution Source Available No
Support Preferred Version 3.0
Change Unchanged Data Source Any
Output Type Date String Security Tag, File
Implementation LCAPI Sets Lasso 8.5, Lasso 8.0, Lasso 7.0, Lasso 6.0, Lasso 5.0, Lasso 3.x


[File_CreationDate] returns the creation date of a file. Accepts one parameter, the name of the file or directory to be inspected.

The file tags are protected by four different permissions. The user must have permission for all of the following in order to use this tag:
- Permission to use the tag itself.
- Permission to perform the file operation.
- Permission to work in the directory which contains the files.
- The filename extensions of the files which are being worked with must be allowed in Lasso Administration.

Note: This tag is only supported on Windows operating systems.


[File_CreationDateFile Name]


Required Parameters
File Name The name of the file for which the creation date should be returned.


To display the creation date of a file:

Use the [File_CreationDate] tag. The following example inspects a file named myfile.txt from the root of the Web serving folder.

[File_CreationDate: '/myfile.txt']

September 5, 2001 9:46:29