Explorer - FileIncludeMask Property

Filename filtering mechanism

Member of Explorer (PRIM_DCBX)

Data Type - String


The FileIncludeMask property allows the explorer component to filter the names of files that it finds and to display only those that match.
FileIncludeMask supports the asterisk '*' and the question mark '?' operators.
'*' means match any string of characters.  '?' means match any character.
For example -
*.* - Match every file
*.png - Match every file with thefile extension "png"
??.ico - Match every file with two characters before the file extension ".ico".
t*.ico - Match every ".ico" file starting with the letter 't'.

See also

All Component Classes

Technical Reference

LANSA Version 15, April 2020