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  • CopyFile[" ", " "] copies to .
  • must already exist; must not.
  • CopyFile sets the modification date for to be the same as for .
  • CopyFile returns the full name of the file it copies to, and $Failed if it cannot do the copy.
  • See the Mathematica book: Section 1.11.2Section 2.11.6.
  • See also: RenameFile, DeleteFile, CopyDirectory.