RenameFile Method  

Change the name of a file on the server.


object.RenameFile( OldName, NewName )


A string that specifies the name of the file to be renamed on the server. The file must exist on the server, otherwise an error will be returned.
A string that specifies the new name for the file on the server. The naming conventions used for the file must be compatible with what is used on the operating system that hosts the server. Note that some servers may not permit you to rename the file if a file with the new name already exists.

Return Value

A value of zero is returned if the operation was successful, otherwise a non-zero error code is returned which indicates the cause of the failure.


The RenameFile method renames an file on the server to the new name. Note that you must have permission to change the file name or an error will occur.

See Also

DeleteFile Method