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Deprecated since Gecko 7.0 (Firefox 7.0 / Thunderbird 7.0 / SeaMonkey 2.4)
This feature has been removed from the Web standards. Though some browsers may still support it, it is in the process of being dropped. Avoid using it and update existing code if possible; see the compatibility table at the bottom of this page to guide your decision. Be aware that this feature may cease to work at any time.


Returns the size of a file in bytes.

This property is deprecated. Use Blob.size instead.


var size = instanceOfFile.fileSize


A number


Not part of any specification.

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