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Path.GetTempPath Method

[ This article is for Windows Phone 8 developers. If you’re developing for Windows 10, see the latest documentation. ]

Returns the path of the current system's temporary folder.

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

public static string GetTempPath()

Return Value

Type: System.String
A String containing the path information of a temporary directory.

ExceptionCondition
SecurityException

The caller does not have the required permissions.

Version Notes

Windows Phone

 This member has a SecurityCriticalAttribute attribute. This attribute restricts this member to internal use. Application code that uses this member throws a MethodAccessException.

XNA Framework

 When this method is used in the XNA Framework, it throws a NotSupportedException exception.

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1, 7.0

Windows Phone

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