How do I append output?

Posted on 2011-03-08
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Last Modified: 2013-12-14
Please see the related question...now my question is...instead of OVERWRITING the contents of the text file, I would like the output to APPEND to the existing content.  How do I do this?
Question by:shaolinfunk
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Hi shaolinfunk,

it should be enough to open the 'ofstream' with and additional open mode parameter:

ofstream os("c:\\debug.txt", ios_base::out | ios_base::app );

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Hope that helps,


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Thank you ZOPPO, works perfectly!

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CFile myFile("c:\\Test.txt", CFile::modeNoTruncate | CFile::modeCreate | CFile::modeReadWrite );

  CString str("This is a test");
  myFile.Write(str, str.GetLength() );

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