FileIOPermission.SetPathList Method (FileIOPermissionAccess, String())


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Sets the specified access to the specified files and directories, replacing the current state for the specified access with the new set of paths.

Namespace:   System.Security.Permissions
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

Public Sub SetPathList (
	access As FileIOPermissionAccess,
	pathList As String()


Type: System.Security.Permissions.FileIOPermissionAccess

A bitwise combination of the FileIOPermissionAccess values.

Type: System.String()

An array containing the absolute paths of the files and directories.

Exception Condition

The access parameter is not a valid value of FileIOPermissionAccess.


An entry in the pathList parameter is not a valid string.

The previous state of the current permission for the specified access type is overwritten. The following code sets the access for C:\temp to Read.

This access will not be overwritten by the following code because the access types are not the same.

fileIOPerm1.SetPathList(FileIOPermissionAccess.Write, New String() {"C:\\pictures", "C:\\music"})

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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