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FolderBrowserDialog Component (Windows Forms)

Visual Studio .NET 2003

The Windows Forms FolderBrowserDialog component displays an interface with which users can browse and select a folder or create a new one. It is a complement to the OpenFileDialog component, which is used for browsing and selecting files.

In This Section

Introduction to the Windows Forms FolderBrowserDialog Component
Explains what this control is and its key features and properties.
Choosing Folders with the Windows Forms FolderBrowserDialog Component
Explains how to programmatically extract the selected folder from the dialog box, as well as work with some of the other, optional properties of the component.

Related Sections

Dialog Boxes in Windows Forms
Provides a list of tasks for dialog boxes, which often display tabs.
Controls You Can Use On Windows Forms
Provides a complete list of Windows Forms controls, with links to information on their use.
FolderBrowserDialog Class
Describes this class and has links to all its members.