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Checking if directory exists, and creating a directory

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Alright, if the user types in the name of a directory to be created (usrDir), how do I check to see if usrDir exists, and if it does not, create it?

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DirectoryExists and ForceDirectories.
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and add FileCtrl unit to the uses clause to use those functions :)
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Thanks for the help, guys.

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