Python | os.path.isfile () method



os.path.isfile() in Python is used to check if the specified path is an existing regular file or not.

Syntax: os.path.isfile (path)

Parameter:
path : A path-like object representing a file system path. A path-like object is either a string or bytes object representing a path.

Return Type: This method returns a Boolean value of class bool . This method returns True if specified path is an existing regular file, otherwise returns False.

Code # 1: Using the os.path.isfile () method

# Python program to explain the os.path.isfile () method

 
# os module import

import os

  
# Path

path = ` /home/User/Desktop/file.txt`

 
# Check if
# specified path
# existing file

  isFile = os.path.isfile (path)

print (isFile)

  

 
# Path

path = `/ home / User / Desktop /`

 
# Check
# specified path
# existing file

isFile = os.path.isfile (path)

print (isFile)

Exit:

 True False 

Link: https://docs.python.org/3/library/os.path.html