FileSystemEventArgs Constructor

FileSystemEventArgs.FileSystemEventArgs Constructor

Initializes a new instance of the FileSystemEventArgs class.

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

public FileSystemEventArgs (
	WatcherChangeTypes changeType,
	string directory,
	string name
public FileSystemEventArgs (
	WatcherChangeTypes changeType, 
	String directory, 
	String name
public function FileSystemEventArgs (
	changeType : WatcherChangeTypes, 
	directory : String, 
	name : String
Not applicable.



One of the WatcherChangeTypes values, which represents the kind of change detected in the file system.


The root directory of the affected file or directory.


The name of the affected file or directory.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, 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, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

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