Click here to Skip to main content
Rate this: bad
good
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
See more: C#3.5
Is there any way that i can call windows' copy event from a button. like, i add files to a list box and select a destination drive, and when i press the button, it should copy the files. same as it would do if i dragged it(the files) onto the removable disk in windows explorer or selecting the drive in the send to menu.
Posted 16-Nov-11 1:45am
Rate this: bad
good
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.

Solution 1

It can be done with a Shell file operation (SHFileOperation). Check out the link for more info and examples:
C# does Shell, Part 2[^]
 
Good luck!
  Permalink  
Rate this: bad
good
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.

Solution 2

Use the static method Copy(String, String)[^] or Copy(String, String, bool)[^] of class File[^] from the System.IO namespace[^].
 
Cheers!
 
—MRB
  Permalink  

This content, along with any associated source code and files, is licensed under The Code Project Open License (CPOL)

  Print Answers RSS
0 Sergey Alexandrovich Kryukov 8,963
1 OriginalGriff 6,726
2 Peter Leow 4,232
3 Zoltán Zörgő 3,769
4 Richard MacCutchan 2,558


Advertise | Privacy | Mobile
Web04 | 2.8.150123.1 | Last Updated 16 Nov 2011
Copyright © CodeProject, 1999-2015
All Rights Reserved. Terms of Service
Layout: fixed | fluid

CodeProject, 503-250 Ferrand Drive Toronto Ontario, M3C 3G8 Canada +1 416-849-8900 x 100