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Modify File Attributes
Demonstration script that checks to see if a file is read-only and, if it is not, marks it as read-only. Script must be run on the local computer.
Set objFSO = CreateObject("Scripting.FileSystemObject")
Set objFile = objFSO.GetFile("C:\FSO\TestScript.vbs")
If objFile.Attributes = objFile.Attributes AND 1 Then
objFile.Attributes = objFile.Attributes XOR 1
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