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How to create folders and sub folders in vc++? It should first check whether the current folder exists or not, if it exists, then the same folder may be used, else new folder has to be created? for instance: Images\\IpAddress\\image1.jpeg.
Please help me...
Posted 25-May-11 18:18pm
SAKryukov 26-May-11 1:34am
"Folder" is rather a metaphor for UI and for the users, at the API level this is "Directory".
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Solution 1

Check this link ->

Creating directory in vc++[^]
Laxmikant_Yadav 26-May-11 0:51am
My +5 : Nice Link
SP 24 26-May-11 0:54am
Thanks Laxmikant :)
SAKryukov 26-May-11 1:33am
Agree, a 5.
SP 24 26-May-11 1:35am
Thanks SAKryukov :)
Gokulnath007 26-May-11 5:40am
How to check whether it is already exists or not, if it exists, leave it as such, if it doesnt exists,then it should be created
SP 24 26-May-11 6:33am
Did you check the MSDN link and properly read it ?? No
If you are using SHCreateDirectoryEx, CreateDirectory and your directory is already exist than you receive an error message: ERROR_FILE_EXISTS.
If you want to create file recursively than use
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Solution 3

You can use CreateDirectory(szDirPath,NULL) to create a directory.
Gokulnath007 22-Oct-13 7:01am
Thank u preethi...
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Solution 2

Using Win32 API:
- to check if directory exists, then
- to create directory if needed.

This is the MSDN article with sample using both functions.
This is codeproject solution to help you.
Good luck,
Sergey Chepurin.

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