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How to get file extension from a FileListbox

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I want to get the file extension of file in a TFileListbox.

By clicking the file, I want to find out if the file is .doc or .pdf

Is it possible?
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Question by:rainbowsoftware
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Ferruccio Accalai earned 500 total points
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procedure TForm1.FileListBox1Click(Sender: TObject);
begin
showmessage(extractFileExt(filelistbox1.FileName));
end;

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