FolderNameEditor Class

Provides a user interface for choosing a folder from the file system.

Namespace: System.Windows.Forms.Design
Assembly: System.Design (in

public class FolderNameEditor : UITypeEditor
public class FolderNameEditor extends UITypeEditor
public class FolderNameEditor extends UITypeEditor

You may customize the folder options by inheriting from this class and overriding InitializeDialog.


Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.1, 1.0