FileSystemEventArgs Class

 

Provides data for the directory events: Changed, Created, Deleted.

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

System.Object
  System.EventArgs
    System.IO.FileSystemEventArgs
      System.IO.RenamedEventArgs

type FileSystemEventArgs = 
    class
        inherit EventArgs
    end

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubmethodFileSystemEventArgs(WatcherChangeTypes, String, String)

Initializes a new instance of the FileSystemEventArgs class.

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubpropertyChangeType

Gets the type of directory event that occurred.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyFullPath

Gets the fully qualifed path of the affected file or directory.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyName

Gets the name of the affected file or directory.

NameDescription
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_protmethodMemberwiseClone()

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

System_CAPS_pubmethodToString()

Returns a string that represents the current object.(Inherited from Object.)

The FileSystemEventArgs class is passed as a parameter to event handlers for these events:

The Changed event occurs when changes are made to the size, system attributes, last write time, last access time, or security permissions in a file or directory in the specified Path of a FileSystemWatcher.

The Created event occurs when a file or directory in the specified Path of a FileSystemWatcher is created.

The Deleted event occurs when a file or directory in the specified Path of a FileSystemWatcher is deleted. For more information, see FileSystemWatcher.

The following example shows how to create a FileSystemWatcher to monitor file changes (creates, deletes, renames, changes) occurring on a disk drive. The example also shows how to properly receive error notifications.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1

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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