How to rename textfile
I found that I could not delete lines of my comma delimited text file using the ISAM driver. As a work around I've created a loop which searches for text matching the line to be deleted. Each line is examined, if the text does not match, it's printed to a temp text file if does match, it loops back to continue printing the rest of the lines to the tempfile which is then closed.
Now I need to either rename the temp file as the permanant file or find a way to overwrite the contents of the temp file to the permanant file. Suggestions?
To rename a file in VB code use Name directive:
Name <current file> As <target file>
You can use VB's Kill statement to delete the permanent file, then the Name statement to rename the temp file.
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Thank you both for your replies. Those commands should be very useful. I've suddenly hit another bug (that wasn't there before) but I'll save that problem for another post.
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