Reads an on-disk or in-memory text file or a file object created with the FileOpen function.

fileRead(filePath [, charset | bufferSize]) → returns string

Argument Reference

filePath any

An absolute file path, or file object.

charset any

Character encoding used to read the file.

bufferSize any

The number of characters to read.

Sample code invoking the fileRead function

Uses expandPath to grab a file in current directory.

fileContent = fileRead(expandPath("./file.txt"), "utf-8")

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