ToFileName

As of Mathematica 7, has been superseded by FileNameJoin.


assembles a full file name from a directory name and a file name.


assembles a full file name from a hierarchy of directory names.


assembles a single directory name from a hierarchy of directory names.

DetailsDetails

  • works differently on different computer systems.
  • just creates a file name; it does not actually search for the file specified.
  • gives .
  • uses the current setting for $PathnameSeparator to separate elements of the file name.

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Provide operating system dependent file name:

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Introduced in 1996
(3.0)