WatcherChangeTypes Enumeration

 

Changes that might occur to a file or directory.

This enumeration has a FlagsAttribute attribute that allows a bitwise combination of its member values.

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

[<FlagsAttribute>]
type WatcherChangeTypes

Member nameDescription
All

The creation, deletion, change, or renaming of a file or folder.

Changed

The change of a file or folder. The types of changes include: changes to size, attributes, security settings, last write, and last access time.

Created

The creation of a file or folder.

Deleted

The deletion of a file or folder.

Renamed

The renaming of a file or folder.

Each WatcherChangeTypes member is associated with an event in FileSystemWatcher. For more information on the events, see Created, Deleted, Changed, and Renamed.

The following example shows how to create a FileSystemWatcher to monitor file changes (creates, deletes, renames, changes) occurring on a disk drive. The example also shows how to properly receive error notifications.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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