Directory.Copy Method (KernelTransaction, String, String, Boolean, PathFormat)
Click or drag to resize
DirectoryCopy Method (KernelTransaction, String, String, Boolean, PathFormat)
[AlphaFS] Copies an existing directory to a new directory. Overwriting a directory of the same name is allowed.

Namespace: Alphaleonis.Win32.Filesystem
Assembly: AlphaFS (in AlphaFS.dll) Version: 2.0
Syntax
public static void Copy(
	KernelTransaction transaction,
	string sourcePath,
	string destinationPath,
	bool overwrite,
	PathFormat pathFormat
)

Parameters

transaction
Type: Alphaleonis.Win32.FilesystemKernelTransaction
The transaction.
sourcePath
Type: SystemString
The source directory path.
destinationPath
Type: SystemString
The destination directory path.
overwrite
Type: SystemBoolean
if the destination directory should ignoring the read-only and hidden attributes and overwrite; otherwise, .
pathFormat
Type: Alphaleonis.Win32.FilesystemPathFormat
Indicates the format of the path parameter(s).
Exceptions
ExceptionCondition
ArgumentExceptionPassed when the path parameter contains invalid characters, is empty, or contains only white spaces.
ArgumentNullExceptionPassed when path is .
DirectoryNotFoundExceptionPassed when the directory was not found.
IOExceptionPassed when an I/O error occurs.
NotSupportedException
UnauthorizedAccessException
Remarks

Whenever possible, avoid using short file names (such as XXXXXX~1.XXX) with this method.

If two directories have equivalent short file names then this method may fail and raise an exception and/or result in undesirable behavior.

See Also