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Extension Property

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Gets the string representing the extension part of the file.

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

public string Extension { get; }

Property Value

Type: System..::..String
A string containing the FileSystemInfo extension.

The Extension property returns the FileSystemInfo extension, including the period (.). For example, for a file c:\NewFile.txt, this property returns ".txt".

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