TFindFile is a non-visual component, which can be used for locating files or folders in the file system and directory tree with an extensive set of conditions, including:

  • Location as local or UNC path with support for directory level confining
  • Filename with wildcard support
  • All documented NT file attributes
  • Range of file size
  • Range of file creation date and/or time
  • Range of file last modification date and/or time
  • Range of file last accessed date and/or time
  • Content of the file with support for ASCII, Unicode (little and big endian), and UTF-8 encodings

TFindFile can use a separate and dedicated thread to do the search in background.

TFindFileW is the Unicode version of TFindFile and is compatible with TNT Unicode Controls.


FindFile Component (101.2 KiB, Last updated on August 10, 2010)Source code of the TFindFile component, including the documentation and a sample program. The Unicode version of the component (TFindFileW) is also included.

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