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Creates a new symbolic link.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
Files 6.3 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

MBS( "Files.CreateSymbolicLink"; DestPath; TargetPath )


Parameter Description Example value
DestPath The path where to create the symbolic link file. "/Users/cs/Desktop/test.rtf"
TargetPath The target path for the link. "/Users/cs/Desktop/todo.rtf"


Returns OK or error.


Creates a new symbolic link.
For Macs works with file and folders.
On success, you get a new link file which point to other file.


Creates symbolic link:

MBS( "Files.CreateSymbolicLink"; "/Users/cs/Desktop/test.rtf"; "/Users/cs/Desktop/todo.rtf" )

Files.CreateHardLink   -   Files.CreationDate

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