Tag Archive: Folders

Aug 16 2012

Show all Files in a Folder Recursively

Sometimes one needs to produce a list of files in a directory hierarchy. Here is one possible solution that uses a recursive subroutine.

Mar 31 2008

Determine the Day of the Week

Dot.Net Framework provides several classes for dates and times. the primary class is the System.DateTime. The class Represents an instant in time, typically expressed as a date and time of day. The System.DayOfWeek enumeration Specifies the day of the week. Friday Indicates Friday. Monday Indicates Monday. Saturday Indicates Saturday. Sunday Indicates Sunday. Thursday Indicates Thursday. …

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Mar 31 2008

Determine the Size of a Folder

the WMI class Win32_Directory and noticed the property FileSize. Based on that, you might think, “Well, obviously I could just write a WMI script to get the folder size.” In turn you might write a script very similar to this one, which tries to determine the size of the folder C:\Scripts on the computer atl-ws-01: …

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Mar 31 2008

List all Files and Directories in a Specific Directory

Dir displays a list of files and subdirectories in a directory. DIR is a command used to display a list of files and subdirectories in a directory.. Windows 2000 and Windows XP syntax DIR [drive:][path][filename] [/A[[:]attributes]] [/B] [/C] [/D] [/L] [/N] [/O[[:]sortorder]] [/P] [/Q] [/S] [/T[[:]timefield]] [/W] [/X] [/4] [drive:][path][filename] Specifies drive, directory, and/or files …

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Mar 31 2008

List only directories in a specific directory

Dir displays a list of files and subdirectories in a directory. DIR is a command used to display a list of files and subdirectories in a directory..   Windows 2000 and Windows XP syntax   DIR [drive:][path][filename] [/A[[:]attributes]] [/B] [/C] [/D] [/L] [/N] [/O[[:]sortorder]] [/P] [/Q] [/S] [/T[[:]timefield]] [/W] [/X] [/4]   [drive:][path][filename]   Specifies …

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Mar 31 2008

List only Files and Folders in a Specific Directory and Sub-Directory

Dir displays a list of files and subdirectories in a directory. DIR is a command used to display a list of files and subdirectories in a directory.. Windows 2000 and Windows XP syntax DIR [drive:][path][filename] [/A[[:]attributes]] [/B] [/C] [/D] [/L] [/N] [/O[[:]sortorder]] [/P] [/Q] [/S] [/T[[:]timefield]] [/W] [/X] [/4] [drive:][path][filename] Specifies drive, directory, and/or files …

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Mar 31 2008

Determine if a Folder Exists

System.IO.DirectoryInfoclass exposes instance methods for creating, moving, and enumerating through directories and subdirectories. The example verifies if a directory exists. The dirInfo is built using the directory name constructor. Is a very good practice to verify if a directory exists, before accessing the directory. Dim dirInfo, dirName dirName = “C:\LOG” Set dirInfo = DotNetFactory.CreateInstance( “System.IO.DirectoryInfo”,, …

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Mar 31 2008

Copy/Move all Contents of a Directory

System.IO.DirectoryInfo class exposes instance methods for creating, moving, and enumerating through directories and subdirectories. System.IO.File Provides static methods for the creation, copying, deletion, moving, and opening of files. Public Sub CopyDirectory( ByVal sourceDirectory, ByVal targetDirectory ) Dim srcInfo, trgInfo, sysFile, sourceFiles, sourceDirectories Dim i, j, fileItem, folderItem Set srcInfo = DotNetFactory.CreateInstance( “System.IO.DirectoryInfo”,, sourceDirectory ) Set …

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Mar 31 2008

Create a Directory Listing

The following code example shows how to use the I/O classes to create a listing of all files with the extension “.exe” in a directory. The output data is inserted to the local data sheet and also print to the QTP log. Option Explicit Dim pathStr Dim fileInfo, dirInfo, ioDir, dirsInfo Dim nFile, nLength DataTable.LocalSheet.Addparameter …

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Mar 31 2008

Rename or Move a Directory

The following code example shows how to use the I/O classes to create a listing of all files with the extension “.exe” in a directory. The output data is inserted to the local data sheet and also printed to the QTP log. Option Explicit Dim pathStr Dim fileInfo, dirInfo, ioDir, dirsInfo Dim nFile, nLength DataTable.LocalSheet.Addparameter …

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