FileDialog.FileName Property

Gets or sets a string containing the full path of the file selected in a file dialog.

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

public string FileName { get; set; }
<object FileName="string" .../>

Property Value

Type: System.String
A String that is the full path of the file selected in the file dialog. The default is Empty.

If more than one file name is selected (length of FileNames is greater than one) then FileName contains the first selected file name. If no file name is selected, this property contains Empty rather than null.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 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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