Microsoft.Phone.Storage Namespace

July 28, 2014

Provides read-only access to the SD card.


If you use this API in your app, you must specify the following capabilities in the app manifest. Otherwise, your app might not work correctly or it might exit unexpectedly.


Windows Phone 8

For more info, see App capabilities and hardware requirements for Windows Phone 8.

Public classExternalStorageProvides read-only access to the SD card.
Public classExternalStorageDeviceRepresents an SD card that is inserted in the phone.
Public classExternalStorageFileRepresents a file on the SD card.
Public classExternalStorageFolderRepresents a folder on the SD card.

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