PathIsDirectoryEmptyA function

Determines whether a specified path is an empty directory.

Syntax

BOOL PathIsDirectoryEmptyA(
  LPCSTR pszPath
);

Parameters

pszPath

Type: LPCTSTR

A pointer to a null-terminated string of maximum length MAX_PATH that contains the path to be tested.

Return Value

Type: BOOL

Returns TRUE if pszPath is an empty directory. Returns FALSE if pszPath is not a directory, or if it contains at least one file other than "." or "..".

Remarks

"C:" is considered a directory.

Requirements

   
Minimum supported client Windows 2000 Professional, Windows XP [desktop apps only]
Minimum supported server Windows 2000 Server [desktop apps only]
Target Platform Windows
Header shlwapi.h
Library Shlwapi.lib
DLL Shlwapi.dll (version 5.0 or later)

See Also

PathIsDirectory