StorageFolder.CreateFileAsync(String) | createFileAsync(String) method

Applies to Windows and Windows Phone

Creates a new file in the folder or file group.

Syntax


storageFolder.createFileAsync(desiredName).done( /* Your success and error handlers */ );

Parameters

desiredName

Type: String [JavaScript] | System.String [.NET] | Platform::String [C++]

The desired name of the file to create.

Return value

Type: IAsyncOperation<StorageFile>

When this method completes, it returns the new file as a StorageFile.

Remarks

If you try to create a file in a virtual folder like a library or a file group, this method may fail.

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows 8

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2012

Minimum supported phone

Windows Phone 8

Namespace

Windows.Storage
Windows::Storage [C++]

Metadata

Windows.winmd

See also

StorageFolder
CreateFileAsync(String, CreationCollisionOption)

 

 

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