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DirectoryInfo.GetDirectories Method

Returns the subdirectories of the current directory.

Namespace:  System.IO
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

member GetDirectories : unit -> DirectoryInfo[] 

Return Value

Type: System.IO.DirectoryInfo[]
An array of DirectoryInfo objects.

ExceptionCondition
DirectoryNotFoundException

The path encapsulated in the DirectoryInfo object is invalid, such as being on an unmapped drive.

SecurityException

The caller does not have the required permission.

UnauthorizedAccessException

The caller does not have the required permission.

If there are no subdirectories, this method returns an empty array. This method is not recursive.

This method pre-populates the values of the following DirectoryInfo properties:

The following example retrieves all the directories in the root directory and displays the directory names.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.2, 4.5.1, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

.NET for Windows Phone apps

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone 8, Silverlight 8.1

Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone 8, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

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