fileExists

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Introduced with Arma 3 Development Branch version 2.012.01DEV BRANCH ONLY ⚠
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Description

Description:
Checks if file on given path exists. Uses same path resolve code as loadFile.

Syntax

Syntax:
fileExists path
Parameters:
path: String - Path to file
Return Value:
Boolean - true if it exists, otherwise false

Examples

Example 1:
fileExists "\a3\mySuperPath\bestFileEver.paa"; // Returns false
Example 2:
private _path = "a3\functions_f_mp_mark\revive\_addaction_revive.inc"; if (fileExists _path) then {loadFile _path} else {diag_log format ["File (%1) does not exist!",_path]};

Additional Information

See also:
loadFile preprocessFile preprocessFileLineNumbers
Groups:
Program Flow

Notes

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