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DirectoryGetFileIdInfo Method (String, PathFormat)

[AlphaFS] Gets the unique identifier for a directory. The identifier is composed of a 64-bit volume serial number and 128-bit file system entry identifier.

Namespace:  Alphaleonis.Win32.Filesystem
Assembly:  AlphaFS (in AlphaFS.dll) Version: 2.2
public static FileIdInfo GetFileIdInfo(
	string path,
	PathFormat pathFormat


Type: SystemString
The path to the directory.
Type: Alphaleonis.Win32.FilesystemPathFormat
Indicates the format of the path parameter(s).

Return Value

Type: FileIdInfo

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Directory IDs are not guaranteed to be unique over time, because file systems are free to reuse them. In some cases, the file ID for a directory can change over time.
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