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FileSystemInfo.FullPath Field

Represents the fully qualified path of the directory or file.

[Visual Basic]
Protected FullPath As String
[C#]
protected string FullPath;
[C++]
protected: String* FullPath;
[JScript]
protected var FullPath : String;

Remarks

Notes to Inheritors:  Classes derived from FileSystemInfo can use the FullPath field to determine the full path of the object being manipulated.

The following table lists examples of other typical or related I/O tasks.

To do this... See the example in this topic...
Create a text file. Writing Text to a File
Write to a text file. Writing Text to a File
Read from a text file. Reading Text from a File
Sort files in a directory by size. GetFileSystemInfos
See the files in a directory. Name
See the subdirectories of a directory. GetDirectories

GetDirectories

Determine if a file exists. File.Exists
Determine if a directory exists. Directory.Exists
Retrieve only the directory name from a path. GetDirectoryName
Retrieve the file name and extension from a path. GetFileName
Change the extension of a file. ChangeExtension

Requirements

Platforms: Windows 98, Windows NT 4.0, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 2000, Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003 family, .NET Compact Framework

See Also

FileSystemInfo Class | FileSystemInfo Members | System.IO Namespace | Working with I/O | Reading Text from a File | Writing Text to a File

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