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Tests for the existence of a file. Returns true if the file exists and false if it doesn’t.
A reference to a File object.
The name of the file to search for. Wildcard characters are not allowed; you must specify the actual file name.
If you specify a file without including its path, dBASE Plus looks for the file in the current directory, then in the search path(s) you specified with SET PATH, if any. If you specify a file without including its extension, dBASE Plus assumes no extension.
Use exists( ) to determine whether a file exists. You can use either the long file name or the short file name.