DirectoryName Property

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Gets a string representing the directory's full path.

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

public string DirectoryName { get; }

Property Value

Type: System..::..String
A string representing the directory's full path.

To get the parent directory as a DirectoryInfo object, use the Directory property.

When first called, FileInfo calls Refresh and caches information about the file. On subsequent calls, you must call Refresh to get the latest copy of the information.

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