FileDialog.CheckFileExists Property

Gets or sets a value indicating whether a file dialog displays a warning if the user specifies a file name that does not exist.

Namespace:  Microsoft.Win32
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)
XMLNS for XAML: Not mapped to an xmlns.

'Declaration
Public Overridable Property CheckFileExists As Boolean
<object CheckFileExists="bool" .../>

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if warnings are displayed; otherwise, false. The default in this base class is false.

The OpenFileDialog class sets this property to true in its constructor.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.2, 4.5.1, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

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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