SearchOption Enumeration

Specifies whether to search all or only top-level directories.

Namespace:  Microsoft.VisualBasic.FileIO
Assembly:  Microsoft.VisualBasic (in Microsoft.VisualBasic.dll)

public enum SearchOption

Member nameDescription
SearchAllSubDirectoriesSearch the specified directory and all subdirectories within it. Default.
SearchTopLevelOnlySearch only the specified directory and exclude subdirectories.

This enumeration is used with the GetFiles, GetDirectories, and FindInFiles methods.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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