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HttpPostedFile.FileName Property

Gets the fully qualified name of the file on the client.

Namespace: System.Web
Assembly: System.Web (in system.web.dll)

public string FileName { get; }
/** @property */
public String get_FileName ()

public function get FileName () : String

Not applicable.

Property Value

The name of the client's file, including the directory path.

The following code example demonstrates how to assign the name of an uploaded file (the first file in the file collection) to a string variable.

HttpFileCollection MyFileColl = Request.Files;
 HttpPostedFile MyPostedFile = MyFileColl.Get(0);
 String MyFileName = MyPostedFile.FileName;
    

HttpFileCollection myFileColl = get_Request().get_Files();
HttpPostedFile myPostedFile = myFileColl.Get(0);
String myFileName = myPostedFile.get_FileName();

var myFileCollection : HttpFileCollection = Request.Files
var myPostedFile : HttpPostedFile = myFileCollection.Get(0)
var myFileName : String = myPostedFile.FileName


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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