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The FileTimeToSystemTime function converts a 64-bit file time to system time format.

Declare Function FileTimeToSystemTime Lib "kernel32" Alias "FileTimeToSystemTime" (lpFileTime As FILETIME, lpSystemTime As SYSTEMTIME) As Long

Operating Systems Supported
Requires Windows NT 3.1 or later; Requires Windows 95 or later


Parameter Information
Pointer to a FILETIME structure containing the file time to convert to system date and time format.
The FileTimeToSystemTime function only works with FILETIME values that are less than 0x8000000000000000. The function fails with values equal to or greater than that.

Pointer to a SYSTEMTIME structure to receive the converted file time.

Return Values
If the function succeeds, the return value is nonzero.

If the function fails, the return value is zero. To get extended error information, call GetLastError.


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