DXSaveFileDialog Class

Represents a dialog box that allows end-users to specify a filename to which to save a file.

Namespace: DevExpress.Xpf.Dialogs

Assembly: DevExpress.Xpf.Dialogs.v20.1.dll

Declaration

public class DXSaveFileDialog :
    DXFileDialog,
    ISaveFileDialog,
    IFileDialog,
    ICommonDialog,
    IDisposable
Public Class DXSaveFileDialog
    Inherits DXFileDialog
    Implements ISaveFileDialog,
               IFileDialog,
               ICommonDialog,
               IDisposable

Remarks

The DXSaveFileDialog provides the standard save file dialog functionality and supports DevExpress theming mechanism that allows your applications to look consistent.

When an end-user changes a current directory in the DXSaveFileDialog or DXOpenFileDialog, the application's current directory changes too. The current directory's path is stored in the DXSaveFileDialog property. You can get the application's current directory using the WPF standard GetCurrentDirectory method.

The code sample below demonstrates how to show the file dialog in a button click event handler and retrieve the provided file name.

private void button_Click(object sender, RoutedEventArgs e) {
    var fileDialog = new DXSaveFileDialog();
    var result = fileDialog.ShowDialog();
    // Retrieve the specified file name using the FileName property, e.g.:
    // Process save file dialog results
    if (result == true)
    {
      // Save document
      string filename = fileDialog.FileName;
    }
}

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