Setting the mode and extended file and folder attributes
When you want to change the mode and the extended attributes of a file or folder, you need to access the extended property named
Attributes property allows you to read and write to itself. This means that if you want to replace all of the file or folder attributes, you can just declare the new
Attributes and set them to the
Attributes property. Likewise, if you want to maintain the existing
Attributes but want to add new
Attributes, you declare a variable and call the existing
Attributes property; then you add the new
Attributes using a comma separator. You then set that new variable to the
Attributes property of a file or folder.
To view and add a new extended file attribute, ...