Setting Creation Date of file to a past date?

Phil Davis phil at
Sun Mar 14 18:28:03 EDT 2021

On Mac or Linux you can use the "touch" shell command - not sure if it's 
available on Windows. You can download the "Shell Command Help" LC 
plugin to simplify access to info about it.

Phil Davis

On 3/14/21 1:04 PM, Michael Kristensen via use-livecode wrote:
> Hi there
> I want to create/export some images from Livecode to fit into a slideshow that is sorted by creation date.
> It means that the files I export shall have a creation date of the past. So that when they are put into the folder of the slideshow, the images are placed automatically at the desired places.
> How would you go about to set the creation date of a file to a date in the past with Livecode (maybe with the help of shell or applescript)
> Thanks
> Michael
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