drops the first n path elements in the file name .
drops the last n path elements in the file name .
drops elements m through n in the file name .
drops the last path element in the file name .
- FileNameDrop by default assumes that path elements are separated by pathname separators suitable for your operating system.
- FileNameDrop[…,OperatingSystem->"os"] uses the conventions of the specified operating system. Possible choices are , , and .
- FileNameDrop just operates on names of files; it does not actually search for the file specified.
- If more elements are specified to be dropped than are present, FileNameDrop just drops those that are present.