Instance Method

contentsAtPath:

Returns the contents of the file at the specified path.

Declaration

- (NSData *)contentsAtPath:(NSString *)path;

Parameters

path

The path of the file whose contents you want.

Return Value

An NSData object with the contents of the file. If path specifies a directory, or if some other error occurs, this method returns nil.

See Also

Getting and Comparing File Contents

contentsEqualAtPath:andPath:

Returns a Boolean value that indicates whether the files or directories in specified paths have the same contents.