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Method name Description
getExt Gets the extension of a file name
stripExt Strips the last extension off a file name
makeSafe Makes file name safe to use
copy Copies a file
delete Delete a file or array of files
move Moves a file
read Read the contents of a file
write Write contents to a file
upload Moves an uploaded file to a destination folder
exists Wrapper for the standard file_exists function
getName Returns the name, sans any path


jimport( 'joomla.filesystem.file' );


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