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FileDialog.RestoreDirectory Property

Gets or sets a value that causes a file dialog to restore its current directory to the original value before a user changes directory to search for files.

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

public bool RestoreDirectory { get; set; }
/** @property */
public boolean get_RestoreDirectory ()

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

public function get RestoreDirectory () : boolean

public function set RestoreDirectory (value : boolean)

<object RestoreDirectory="bool" .../>

Property Value

true if directory should be restored after a search; false to use whatever directory string remained from search. The default is false.

RestoreDirectory is only valid for SaveFileDialog; it has no effect when set on OpenFileDialog.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0
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