A FolderBrowserDialog control is used to browse and select a folder. FolderBrowser class in framework provides the FolderBrowserDialog control.

How to use FolderBrowserDialog Control

Drag and drop FolderBrowserDialog control from toolbox on the window Form.

FolderBrowserDialog Control in C#.Net

FolderBrowserDialog Control in C#.Net

Drag and drop button and textbox, button for showing browser dialog and textbox to show the selected path.

FolderBrowserDialog Control in C#.Net

Code:

Write code on Button click event.

FolderBrowserDialog Control in C#.Net

Double click on Click event to open Button click event handler.

private void btnFolderBrowser_Click(object sender,  EventArgs e)
{
            // folderBrowserDialog will open
            folderBrowserDialog1.ShowDialog();
            //selected pathe in folderBrowserDialog will show in textbox
            textBox1.Text = folderBrowserDialog1.SelectedPath;
}

Run the project

FolderBrowserDialog Control in C#.Net

When you click BrowseFile button then FolderBrowserDialog will open.

FolderBrowserDialog Control in C#.Net

Select Folder

FolderBrowserDialog Control in C#.Net

When you select File and click ok button then selected path will show in the textbox.

FolderBrowserDialog Control in C#.Net

  Modified On Mar-22-2018 07:13:18 AM

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