Returns the name of a table open in the current or a specified work area.

Syntax

DBF([<alias>])

<alias>

The work area to check.

Description

DBF(†) returns the name of the table open in a specified work area. If the table is a file on disk, as it is with DBF and DB tables, the filename includes the extension and the drive letter. If SET FULLPATH is ON, the DBF(†) function also returns the directory location of the table in addition to the table name.

If no table is in use in the current or specified work area, DBF(†) returns an empty string ("").

OODML

Check the Rowset objectís tableName property.