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SPFolder.MoveTo Method

Windows SharePoint Services 3

Moves the folder and its contents to a new folder at the specified URL.

Namespace:  Microsoft.SharePoint
Assembly:  Microsoft.SharePoint (in Microsoft.SharePoint.dll)

public void MoveTo(
	string strNewUrl
)

Parameters

strNewUrl
Type: System.String
A string that specifies the URL for the new folder.

The MoveTo method applies only to the context of a single site.

This method raises an error if a folder of the same name as the one specified in the strNewUrl parameter already exists.

The following code example moves a specified subfolder in the site from one folder into another folder.

SPWeb oWebsite = SPContext.Current.Web;
if (oWebsite.GetFolder("Shared Documents/Source_Subfolder_Name").Exists)
{
    SPFolder oFolderSrc = oWebsite.GetFolder("Shared Documents/Source_Subfolder_Name");

    oFolderSrc.MoveTo("DocLib_Name/Destination_Subfolder_Name");
}

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