FileSystemObject : DeleteFile Method


This function Deletes a specific file.

Format : 

objectOfFileSystemObject. DeleteFile (filename [, force])

objectOfFileSystemObject : As the names says, it’s a FileSystemObject.

    • fileName
      • Mandatory
      • Type:     String
      • Name of the file to delete.

  •     overwrite
    • Optional
    • Type: Boolean ( True: delete the file even if read-only attribute is set , False(default): it not delete the file if read-only attribute is set)


Function FnDeleteFile(strFileName)
       Set fso = CreateObject("Scripting.FileSystemObject")

       fso. DeleteFile (strFileName)
End Function

Call FnDeleteFile (“c:\New Folder\File1.txt”)


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