gives the date and time at which a file was last modified.
gives information on the specified type of date associated with a file.
- FileDate returns the date and time as a DateObject.
- Possible types of dates are:
"Access" when the file was last accessed "Change" when the file's attributes were last changed "Creation" when the file was originally created "Modification" when the file was last modified "Rules" a list of rules for all types of dates
- FileDate[File["file"]] is also supported.
Introduced in 1991
(2.0)| Updated in 2016