FileDialog Class

 

An abstract base class that encapsulates functionality that is common to file dialogs, including OpenFileDialog and SaveFileDialog.

Namespace:   Microsoft.Win32
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)


public abstract class FileDialog : CommonDialog

NameDescription
System_CAPS_protmethodFileDialog()

Initializes a new instance of the FileDialog class.

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubpropertyAddExtension

Gets or sets a value indicating whether a file dialog automatically adds an extension to a file name if the user omits an extension.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyCheckFileExists

Gets or sets a value indicating whether a file dialog displays a warning if the user specifies a file name that does not exist.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyCheckPathExists

Gets or sets a value that specifies whether warnings are displayed if the user types invalid paths and file names.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyCustomPlaces

Gets or sets the list of custom places for file dialog boxes.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyDefaultExt

Gets or sets a value that specifies the default extension string to use to filter the list of files that are displayed.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyDereferenceLinks

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

System_CAPS_pubpropertyFileName

Gets or sets a string containing the full path of the file selected in a file dialog.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyFileNames

Gets an array that contains one file name for each selected file.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyFilter

Gets or sets the filter string that determines what types of files are displayed from either the OpenFileDialog or SaveFileDialog.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyFilterIndex

Gets or sets the index of the filter currently selected in a file dialog.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyInitialDirectory

Gets or sets the initial directory that is displayed by a file dialog.

System_CAPS_protpropertyOptions

Gets the Win32 common file dialog flags that are used by file dialogs for initialization.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyRestoreDirectory

This property is not implemented.

System_CAPS_pubpropertySafeFileName

Gets a string that only contains the file name for the selected file.

System_CAPS_pubpropertySafeFileNames

Gets an array that contains one safe file name for each selected file.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyTag

Gets or sets an object associated with the dialog. This provides the ability to attach an arbitrary object to the dialog.(Inherited from CommonDialog.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyTitle

Gets or sets the text that appears in the title bar of a file dialog.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyValidateNames

Gets or sets a value indicating whether the dialog accepts only valid Win32 file names.

NameDescription
System_CAPS_protmethodCheckPermissionsToShowDialog()

Determines whether sufficient permissions for displaying a dialog exist.(Inherited from CommonDialog.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodEquals(Object)

Determines whether the specified object is equal to the current object.(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_protmethodFinalize()

Allows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection.(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetHashCode()

Serves as the default hash function. (Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetType()

Gets the Type of the current instance.(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_protmethodHookProc(IntPtr, Int32, IntPtr, IntPtr)

Defines the common file dialog hook procedure that is overridden to add common functionality to a file dialog.(Overrides CommonDialog.HookProc(IntPtr, Int32, IntPtr, IntPtr).)

System_CAPS_protmethodMemberwiseClone()

Creates a shallow copy of the current Object.(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_protmethodOnFileOk(CancelEventArgs)

Raises the FileOk event.

System_CAPS_pubmethodReset()

Sets all properties of a file dialog back to their initial values.(Overrides CommonDialog.Reset().)

System_CAPS_protmethodRunDialog(IntPtr)

RunDialog is called to display a file dialog in a derived class, such as OpenFileDialog and SaveFileDialog.(Overrides CommonDialog.RunDialog(IntPtr).)

System_CAPS_pubmethodShowDialog()

Displays a common dialog.(Inherited from CommonDialog.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodShowDialog(Window)

Displays a common dialog.(Inherited from CommonDialog.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodToString()

Returns a string that represents a file dialog.(Overrides Object.ToString().)

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubeventFileOk

Occurs when the user selects a file name by either clicking the Open button of the OpenFileDialog or the Save button of the SaveFileDialog.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0

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

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