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Get the extension of file in .NET

Posted By:Praveen       Posted Date: April 22, 2009    Points: 10    Category: File Operation    URL: http://www.dotnetspark.com  

Below code shows how to get the file extension in .NET using C# or VB.net. We may need to check the file extension to validate type of file while uploading. System.IO.Path provide GetExtension() method and will return you the extension of the input file.

C# code sample

string extension = Path.GetExtension("c:\\myFile.jpg");

in Vb.NET code example

Dim extension As String = Path.GetExtension("c:\myFile.zip")



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