$fbase function


The $fbase function returns the base name of the passed-in path, i.e., the file name without extension. If path is empty, the result is an empty string.


All parameters may contain symbolic references; these are resolved before the function is applied. See Examples below.

File path from which to extract the base name.


Here are some usage examples for this function:

<$fbase(C:\Program Files\InstallMate\Bin\Tin.exe)>
Returns Tin from the literal path.
Returns Tin from the symbolic path, assuming that <INSTALLDIR> resolves to the appropriate folder path.
Returns Tin from the file alias path, assuming that Tin_alias is the file alias for the Tin.exe executable.