A valid path to a directory
A file specification, including wildcard characters
An array of strings, each element of which contains the name of a
filesystem entry (that is, a file or directory) in the
Returns the names of the filesystem entries (that is, of files and directories) in a specified directory
path can be either an absolute path (a
complete path from the root directory to the directory whose entries
are to be retrieved) or a relative path (starting from the current
directory to the directory whose entries are to be retrieved).
path can be either a path on the local
system, the path of a mapped network drive, or a UNC path.
path cannot contain wildcard characters.
searchpattern is specified, the method
returns only those filesystem entries whose names match the string,
which can contain wildcard characters. Otherwise, the function
returns the names of all the filesystem entries in the target
directory specified by
If the directory specified by
path has no
filesystem entries, or if no filesystem entries match
searchpattern, an empty array is returned.
The following code displays all filesystem entries in c:\:
Dim sEntries( ) As String Dim i As Integer sEntries = Directory.GetFileSystemEntries("c:\") For i = 0 To UBound(sEntries) ...