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    vincentwong is offline Newbie
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    The file is updated or The file was updated

    Hello, I would like to ask what is the different between "The file is updated" and "The file was updated"? Thank you.

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    Tdol is offline Editor, UsingEnglish.com
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    Re: The file is updated or The file was updated

    The first suggest that it is a repeated activity, while the second suggests that it happened once in the past.

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    Re: The file is updated or The file was updated

    Quote Originally Posted by vincentwong View Post
    Hello, I would like to ask what is the different difference between "The file is updated" and "The file was updated"? Thank you.
    See above. "different" is an adjective. "difference" is the noun.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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