Represents a UI element that lets the user choose folders.
public : sealed class FolderPicker : IFolderPicker, IFolderPicker2
struct winrt::Windows::Storage::Pickers::FolderPicker : IFolderPicker, IFolderPicker2
public sealed class FolderPicker : IFolderPicker, IFolderPicker2
Public NotInheritable Class FolderPicker Implements IFolderPicker, IFolderPicker2
var folderPicker = new folderPicker();
Windows 10 requirements
Windows 10 (introduced v10.0.10240.0 - for Xbox, see UWP features that aren't yet supported on Xbox)
Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract (introduced v1)
To get started accessing files and folders file picker, see Open files and folders with a picker.
|FolderPicker() FolderPicker() FolderPicker() FolderPicker() FolderPicker()||
Creates a new instance of a FolderPicker.
|CommitButtonText CommitButtonText CommitButtonText CommitButtonText CommitButtonText||
Gets or sets the label text of the folder picker's commit button.
|ContinuationData ContinuationData ContinuationData ContinuationData ContinuationData||
Gets a set of values to be populated by the app before a PickFolderAndContinue operation that deactivates the app in order to provide context when the app is activated. (Windows Phone 8.x app)
|FileTypeFilter FileTypeFilter FileTypeFilter FileTypeFilter FileTypeFilter||
Gets the collection of file types that the folder picker displays.
|SettingsIdentifier SettingsIdentifier SettingsIdentifier SettingsIdentifier SettingsIdentifier||
Gets or sets the settings identifier associated with the with the current FolderPicker instance.
|SuggestedStartLocation SuggestedStartLocation SuggestedStartLocation SuggestedStartLocation SuggestedStartLocation||
Gets or sets the initial location where the folder picker looks for folders to present to the user.
|ViewMode ViewMode ViewMode ViewMode ViewMode||
Gets or sets the view mode that the folder picker uses to display items.
|PickFolderAndContinue() PickFolderAndContinue() PickFolderAndContinue() PickFolderAndContinue() PickFolderAndContinue()||
Obsolete as of Windows 10; use PickSingleFolderAsync instead. Shows the file picker so that the user can pick a folder, deactivating and the app and reactivating it when the operation is complete. (Windows Phone 8.x app)
|PickSingleFolderAsync() PickSingleFolderAsync() PickSingleFolderAsync() PickSingleFolderAsync() PickSingleFolderAsync()||
Shows the folderPicker object so that the user can pick a folder. (UWP app)
You must specify the FileTypeFilter before calling this method, or it will throw an exception. To list all folders, use "*" as the filter.
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