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FileSystemInfo.FullName Property

Gets the full path of the directory or file.

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

public virtual string FullName { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
A string containing the full path.

ExceptionCondition
PathTooLongException

The fully qualified path and file name is 260 or more characters.

SecurityException

The caller does not have the required permission.

For example, for a file c:\NewFile.txt, this property returns "c:\NewFile.txt".

For a list of common I/O tasks, see Common I/O Tasks.

The following example demonstrates the FullName property. This code example is part of a larger example provided for the FileSystemInfo class.


static void DisplayFileSystemInfoAttributes(FileSystemInfo fsi)
{
    //  Assume that this entry is a file.
    string entryType = "File";

    // Determine if entry is really a directory
    if ((fsi.Attributes & FileAttributes.Directory) == FileAttributes.Directory )
    {
        entryType = "Directory";
    }
    //  Show this entry's type, name, and creation date.
    Console.WriteLine("{0} entry {1} was created on {2:D}", entryType, fsi.FullName, fsi.CreationTime);
}


.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.
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