Workspace.PendRename Method (String, String, LockLevel, Boolean, Boolean, Boolean)

Moves or renames a file or directory.

Namespace: Microsoft.TeamFoundation.VersionControl.Client
Assembly: Microsoft.TeamFoundation.VersionControl.Client (in Microsoft.TeamFoundation.VersionControl.Client.dll)


Public Function PendRename ( _
    oldPath As String, _
    newPath As String, _
    lockLevel As LockLevel, _
    updateDisk As Boolean, _
    detectFolderAtTarget As Boolean, _
    silent As Boolean _
) As Integer
public int PendRename(
    string oldPath,
    string newPath,
    LockLevel lockLevel,
    bool updateDisk,
    bool detectFolderAtTarget,
    bool silent
int PendRename(
    String^ oldPath, 
    String^ newPath, 
    LockLevel lockLevel, 
    bool updateDisk, 
    bool detectFolderAtTarget, 
    bool silent
member PendRename : 
        oldPath:string * 
        newPath:string * 
        lockLevel:LockLevel * 
        updateDisk:bool * 
        detectFolderAtTarget:bool * 
        silent:bool -> int
public function PendRename(
    oldPath : String, 
    newPath : String, 
    lockLevel : LockLevel, 
    updateDisk : boolean, 
    detectFolderAtTarget : boolean, 
    silent : boolean
) : int


  • oldPath
    Type: System.String

    The current path to the item that is being renamed.

  • updateDisk
    Type: System.Boolean

    True to update the local disk according to the pending changes. False to preview the number of items that were changed but not modify the disk.

  • detectFolderAtTarget
    Type: System.Boolean

    True to search for a local folder that exists at the target and notify the server. False not to search.

  • silent
    Type: System.Boolean

    Specifies whether the server should return Get operations.

Return Value

Type: System.Int32
The number of items that were moved or renamed.


The oldPath parameter may contain wildcard characters if the target is a directory. The newPath parameter cannot have wildcard characters. If the target is an existing directory, the source will be moved to be a child of the target.

.NET Framework Security

See Also


Workspace Class

PendRename Overload

Microsoft.TeamFoundation.VersionControl.Client Namespace