FileDialog.ValidateNames Property

 

Gets or sets a value indicating whether the dialog box accepts only valid Win32 file names.

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

public bool ValidateNames { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if the dialog box accepts only valid Win32 file names; otherwise, false. The default value is true.

If the edit control contains anything but spaces when the user clicks OK, the dialog box returns the file name, whether it is valid or not. No default extension is added to the text.

FileIOPermission

to set the property. Associated enumeration: PermissionState.Unrestricted.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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