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FtpWebResponse.LastModified Property

Gets the date and time that a file on an FTP server was last modified.

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

public function get LastModified () : DateTime

Property Value

Type: System.DateTime
A DateTime that contains the last modified date and time for a file.

The LastModified property returns the data requested by the GetDateTimeStamp method. For requests sent using any other method, LastModified returns MinValue.

The following code example displays the date and time that a file on an FTP server was last modified.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.
    static bool GetDateTimestampOnServer (Uri* serverUri)
        // The serverUri should start with the ftp:// scheme.
        if (serverUri->Scheme != Uri::UriSchemeFtp)
            return false;

        // Get the object used to communicate with the server.
        FtpWebRequest* request = dynamic_cast<FtpWebRequest*>(WebRequest::Create (serverUri));
        request->Method = FtpMethods::GetDateTimeStamp;
        FtpWebResponse* response = dynamic_cast<FtpWebResponse*>(request->GetResponse ());
        Console::WriteLine (S"{0} {1}",serverUri,__box(response->LastModified));

        // The output from this method will vary depening on the 
        // file specified and your regional settings. It is similar to:
        // 4/15/2003 10:46:02 AM
        return true;

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0