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
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.

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
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)