FileSystemInfo::FullName Property

Gets the full path of the directory or file.

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

public:
virtual property String^ FullName {
	String^ get ();
}

Property Value

Type: System::String
A string containing the full path.

ExceptionCondition
PathTooLongException

The fully qualified path and file name is 260 or more characters.

SecurityException

The caller does not have the required permission.

For example, for a file c:\NewFile.txt, this property returns "c:\NewFile.txt".

For a list of common I/O tasks, see Common I/O Tasks.

The following example demonstrates the FullName property. This code example is part of a larger example provided for the FileSystemInfo class.

static void DisplayFileSystemInfoAttributes(FileSystemInfo^ fsi)
{
    //  Assume that this entry is a file.
    String^ entryType = "File";

    // Determine if entry is really a directory 
    if ((fsi->Attributes & FileAttributes::Directory) == FileAttributes::Directory)
    {
        entryType = "Directory";
    }
    //  Show this entry's type, name, and creation date.
    Console::WriteLine("{0} entry {1} was created on {2:D}", entryType, fsi->FullName, fsi->CreationTime);
}

.NET Framework

Supported in: 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 Silverlight 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8

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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