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Path.GetTempPath Method

Returns the path of the current system's temporary folder.

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

public static string GetTempPath ()
public static String GetTempPath ()
public static function GetTempPath () : String
Not applicable.

Return Value

A String containing the path information of a temporary directory.

Exception typeCondition

SecurityException

The caller does not have the required permissions.

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

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0

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