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)
|The creation of a file or folder.|
|The deletion of a file or folder.|
|The change of a file or folder. The types of changes include: changes to size, attributes, security settings, last write, and last access time.|
|The renaming of a file or folder.|
|The creation, deletion, change, or renaming of a file or folder.|
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.
Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98
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