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DataObject.SetFileDropList Method

Stores FileDrop data in this data object. The dropped file list is specified as a string collection.

Namespace:  System.Windows
Assembly:  PresentationCore (in PresentationCore.dll)

public void SetFileDropList(
	StringCollection fileDropList


Type: System.Collections.Specialized.StringCollection
A string collection that contains the dropped file list to store in the data object.


fileDropList is null.


fileDropList contains zero strings, or the full path to file specified in the list cannot be resolved.

This method adds data with auto-conversion enabled (the same as calling SetData(String, Object, Boolean) with autoConvert set to true).

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, 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.