Environment.GetLogicalDrives Method ()


Returns an array of string containing the names of the logical drives on the current computer.

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

static member GetLogicalDrives : unit -> string[]

Return Value

Type: System.String[]

An array of strings where each element contains the name of a logical drive. For example, if the computer's hard drive is the first logical drive, the first element returned is "C:\".

Exception Condition

An I/O error occurs.


The caller does not have the required permissions.

The following example shows how to display the logical drives of the current computer using the GetLogicalDrives method.

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for full access to the resource protected by this permission. Associated enumeration: PermissionState.Unrestricted

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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