|dname||The name of the directory to look for.|
This function will return true if the indicated
directory exists or false if it does not. The specified
name must include the full path, not a relative path and you cannot
access any directories from out-with the game bundle as all games
WARNING! This function may not work as you expect due to GameMaker: Studio being sandboxed! Please see the section on File System Limits for more information.
if directory_exists(working_directory +
file = file_find_first(working_directory + "\Saves\*.doc", fa_readonly);
This will check to see if the specified directory exists then, if it does, go there and return the first "read only" doc file found.