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DriveType Enumeration

 

Defines constants for drive types, including CDRom, Fixed, Network, NoRootDirectory, Ram, Removable, and Unknown.

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

[SerializableAttribute]
[ComVisibleAttribute(true)]
public enum DriveType

Member nameDescription
CDRom

The drive is an optical disc device, such as a CD or DVD-ROM.

Fixed

The drive is a fixed disk.

Network

The drive is a network drive.

NoRootDirectory

The drive does not have a root directory.

Ram

The drive is a RAM disk.

Removable

The drive is a removable storage device, such as a floppy disk drive or a USB flash drive.

Unknown

The type of drive is unknown.

DriveType is used by the DriveInfo class to indicate drive type. It can be used with the DriveType property.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 10
.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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