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FileDialog.DereferenceLinks Property

Gets or sets a value indicating whether the dialog box returns the location of the file referenced by the shortcut or whether it returns the location of the shortcut (.lnk).

Namespace: System.Windows.Forms
Assembly: System.Windows.Forms (in system.windows.forms.dll)

public bool DereferenceLinks { get; set; }
/** @property */
public boolean get_DereferenceLinks ()

/** @property */
public void set_DereferenceLinks (boolean value)

public function get DereferenceLinks () : boolean

public function set DereferenceLinks (value : boolean)

Property Value

true if the dialog box returns the location of the file referenced by the shortcut; otherwise, false. The default value is true.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, 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
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