Non-standard
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Obsolete since Gecko 7.0 (Firefox 7.0 / Thunderbird 7.0 / SeaMonkey 2.4)
This feature is obsolete. Although it may still work in some browsers, its use is discouraged since it could be removed at any time. Try to avoid using it.

Summary

Returns the name of the file. For security reasons the path is excluded from this property.

This property is deprecated. Use File.name instead.

Syntax

var name = instanceOfFile.fileName

Value

A string

Specification

Not part of any specification.

See also

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