SaveFileDialog Component (Windows Forms)


The Windows Forms SaveFileDialog component is a pre-configured dialog box. It is the same as the standard Save File dialog box used by Windows. It inherits from the CommonDialog class.

In This Section

SaveFileDialog Component Overview (Windows Forms)

Introduces the general concepts of the SaveFileDialog component, which allows you to display a pre-configured dialog that users can use to save a file to a specified location.

How to: Save Files Using the SaveFileDialog Component

Explains how to save a file via an instance of the SaveFileDialog component at run time.


SaveFileDialog class

Provides reference information on the class and its members.

Related Sections

Controls to Use on Windows Forms

Provides a complete list of Windows Forms controls, with links to information on their use.

Dialog-Box Controls and Components (Windows Forms)

Describes a set of controls and components that allow users to perform standard interactions with the application or system.

Essential Code for Windows Forms Dialog Boxes 

Discusses the Windows Forms dialog box controls and components and the code necessary for executing their basic functions. (MSDN Online Library technical article)