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StorageFolder.GetFileAsync | getFileAsync method

Applies to Windows and Windows Phone

Gets a single file from the current folder using the specified file name.

Syntax


storageFolder.getFileAsync(name).done( /* Your success and error handlers */ );

public IAsyncOperation<StorageFile> GetFileAsync(
  string name
)

Public Function GetFileAsync(
  name As String 
) As IAsyncOperation(Of StorageFile)

public:
IAsyncOperation<StorageFile>^ GetFileAsync(
  String^ name
)

Parameters

name

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

The name (or path relative to the current folder) of the file to retrieve.

Return value

Type: IAsyncOperation<StorageFile>

When this method completes successfully, it returns a StorageFile that represents the file.

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