How to get the file name from a full file path?


If you have a full file path like D:\My Documents\myimg.jpg and you want to get just the file name myimg.jpg, you can get it with the help of the Path class in this fashion:-

In C#

string filename = Path.GetFileName(“D:\My Documents\myimg.jpg“);
In VB .NET

Dim fileName as String = Path.GetFIleName(“D:\My Documents\myimg.jpg”)

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Author: Imran Akram

A .NET/SharePoint Consultant and a political enthusiast who believes in putting the feet of the elected and/or unelected officials to fire in order to get good governance.

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