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Check if a file exists using Python
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How do I check if a file exists, using Python, without using a try statement?\r\n\r\n


Python 27-03-15, 12:26 p.m. test2

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\r\n

You can use:

import os.path

os.path.isfile(fname)

\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n

if you need to be sure it's a file.

\r\n

30-03-15, 3:55 p.m. test2


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you can also use

import os.path
os.path.exists(fname)

07-05-15, 4:08 p.m. test


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There is a FileNotFoundError exception in Python-3.

07-03-16, 2:49 p.m. thomaswhite544


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I came from python 2 and I learnt a lot after readingthis great guide that shows how to check if file exists with python 2 and 3.

Hope it helps!

28-12-16, 9:37 a.m. yusef78


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