> ReadTextFile    


open a text file and load the contents into a string that is returned. PARAMETER: psPathFile is the path and filename to open and read.

' ReadTextFile
' http://www.utteraccess.com/wiki/ReadTextFile
' Code courtesy of UtterAccess Wiki
' Licensed under Creative Commons License
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' You are free to use this code in any application,
' provided this notice is left unchanged.
' rev  date                          brief descripton
' 1.0  2019-07-16                    
'*************** Code Start *****************************************************
' Purpose  : Read the contents of a text file to a string
' Return   : String
'                              ReadTextFile
Public Function ReadTextFile (psPathFile As String) As String
  Dim iFile As Integer _
     , sFileContents As String
  iFile = FreeFile
  Open psPathFile For Input As iFile
  sFileContents = Input(LOF(iFile), iFile)
  Close iFile
  ReadTextFile = sFileContents
End Function
'*************** Code End *******************************************************

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