Change date/time a file was created

Discussion in 'Mac Applications and Mac App Store' started by thriii, Sep 24, 2008.

  1. macrumors 6502

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    Feb 14, 2007
    #1
    Is there a way to change the date/time something was created? I have some files that say they were created in 1904 :confused:
     
  2. macrumors 6502a

    Joined:
    Nov 21, 2007
    Location:
    London, UK
    #2
    You can use "touch" from Terminal. It sets the modification and access times of files to the current time of day.

    Usage:
    Code:
    touch path/to/file
     

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