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Check if 2 files exist

I am making a registration module that compare 2 files contents
i have a Boolean function that checks if files exist
    Dim sFileOneExists As Boolean
    Dim sFileTwoExists As Boolean

sFileOneExists = FileExists(sFileNameOne)
sFileTwoExists = FileExists(sFileNameTwo)

whats the best way to write this ?
if neither exists then they are created
if only one exists then the program has been hacked
if they both exist then they are opened and compared
using vb6
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isnoend2001
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LIONKINGCommented:
That can be done using the FileSystemObject model in VB6.

See this: Link

P.S. If I get a chance I might write some of the code to check for the files, but I can't guarantee anything.

Hope it helps.
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Martin LissRetired ProgrammerCommented:
    Dim sFileOneExists As Boolean
    Dim sFileTwoExists As Boolean
    
    On Error Resume Next
    
    sFileOneExists = (GetAttr("Path and file name 1") And vbDirectory) = 0
    sFileTwoExists = (GetAttr("Path and file name 2") And vbDirectory) = 0

    On Error GoTo 0
    
    Select Case True
        Case Not sFileOneExists And Not sFileTwoExists
            MsgBox "create files"
        Case sFileOneExists And sFileTwoExists
            MsgBox "Compare"
        Case Else
            MsgBox "Hacked"
    End Select

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isnoend2001Author Commented:
LIONKING, not looking for file open, save or exists
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isnoend2001Author Commented:
thank you MartinLiss, just what i needed
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Martin LissRetired ProgrammerCommented:
You're welcome and I'm glad I was able to help.

My profile contains links to some articles I've written that may interest you.
Marty - MVP 2009 to 2012
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