Wolfram Language & System 11.0 (2016)|Legacy Documentation

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prints out the raw textual contents of file.


  • In a notebook, FilePrint generates a cell with style "Print".
  • With a textbased interface, FilePrint ends its output with a single newline (line feed).
  • FilePrint also works on cloud objects.
  • FilePrint[File["file"]] is also supported.
Introduced in 2007
| Updated in 2016