Creates an empty directory.

      Syntax

      public virtual string CreateDirectory(
         string path
      )

      Parameters

      path
      The directory path to create.

      Return Value

      Path of the newly created directory, or null if not available.

      Examples

      FTP Examples

      Shows how to use CreateDirectory method to create a remote directory.

      using ComponentPro.Net;
      
      ...
      
      // Create a new class instance.
      Ftp client = new Ftp();
      
      // Connect to the FTP server.
      client.Connect("myserver");
      
      // Authenticate.
      client.Authenticate("userName", "password");
      
      // ... 
       
      // Create 'myFolder' directory.
      client.CreateDirectory("/myFolder");
      
      // ... 
       
      // Disconnect.
      client.Disconnect();

      SFTP Examples

      Shows how to use CreateDirectory method to create a remote directory.

      using ComponentPro.Net;
      
      ...
      
      // Create a new class instance.
      Sftp client = new Sftp();
      
      // Connect to the SFTP server.
      client.Connect("myserver");
      
      // Authenticate.
      client.Authenticate("userName", "password");
      
      // ... 
       
      // Create 'myFolder' directory.
      client.CreateDirectory("/myFolder");
      
      // ... 
       
      // Disconnect.
      client.Disconnect();

      ZIP Examples

      Shows how to use CreateDirectory method to create an archive directory.

      using ComponentPro.Net;
      using ComponentPro.Compression;
      
      ...
      
      // Create a new class instance. 
      using (Zip arc = new Zip())
      {
          // Open an existing ZIP file. 
          arc.Open("test.zip");
      
          // Create 'myFolder' directory. 
          arc.CreateDirectory("/myFolder");
      }

      Framework

      .NET Compact Framework.NET Compact Framework

      Supported version: 2.0, 3.5, and 3.9
      Assembly: ComponentPro.FileSystem.CF (in ComponentPro.FileSystem.CF.dll)

      .NET Framework.NET Framework

      Supported version: 2.0, 3.0, 3.5, 4.0, 4.5.x, 4.6.x and later
      Assembly: ComponentPro.FileSystem (in ComponentPro.FileSystem.dll)

      Portable Class Library for Windows Phone 8.1 and Windows 8.1 Store AppsPortable Class Library for Windows Phone 8.1 and Windows 8.1 Store Apps

      Supported version: 4.6.x and later
      Assembly: ComponentPro.FileSystem.WinPcl (in ComponentPro.FileSystem.WinPcl.dll)

      Universal Windows Platform (includes Windows 10 Mobile, Windows 10 Store Apps and Windows 10 IoT)Universal Windows Platform (includes Windows 10 Mobile, Windows 10 Store Apps and Windows 10 IoT)

      Supported version: 4.6.x and later
      Assembly: ComponentPro.FileSystem.Uwp (in ComponentPro.FileSystem.Uwp.dll)

      Xamarin AndroidXamarin Android

      Supported version: 2.3 and later
      Assembly: ComponentPro.FileSystem.Android (in ComponentPro.FileSystem.Android.dll)

      Xamarin MacXamarin Mac

      Supported version: 2.0.x and later
      Assembly: ComponentPro.FileSystem.Mac (in ComponentPro.FileSystem.Mac.dll)

      Xamarin iOSXamarin iOS

      Supported version: 5.1.x and later
      Assembly: ComponentPro.FileSystem.iOS (in ComponentPro.FileSystem.iOS.dll)

      See Also