Java IO Tutorial - Java BasicFileAttributes .creationTime ()


BasicFileAttributes.creationTime() has the following syntax.

FileTime creationTime()


In the following code shows how to use BasicFileAttributes.creationTime() method.

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import java.nio.file.Files;
import java.nio.file.Path;
import java.nio.file.Paths;
import java.nio.file.attribute.BasicFileAttributes;

public class Main {

    public static void main(String[] args) throws Exception  {

        BasicFileAttributes attr = null;
        Path path = Paths.get("C:/tutorial/Java/JavaFX", "Topic.txt");

        attr = Files.readAttributes(path, BasicFileAttributes.class);

        System.out.println("File creation time: " + attr.creationTime());