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file creation date after uploading document to document library

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 20, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint

Hi i am writing a event receiver to get the file creation date after the document is uploaded to the document library.

When a document library is uploaded to a document library the created date is overwriten by the uploaded date.


issues 1) i am not getting the folder path to get the filecreation date for system.io.file.getcreation() method

  public override void ItemAdded(SPItemEventProperties properties)

        properties.ListItem["Created"] =CreationTime(date);
        properties.ListItem["Title"] = itemurl;
      catch (Exception ex)


public CreationTime(SPItemEventProperties properties) {

 using (SPSite site = new SPSite("http://test"))

        SPWeb oWebsiteSrc = site.OpenWeb();

        SPFileCollection fileCollection = oWebsiteSrc.Files ;
        //get the filelocation of the current document library
        string filepath = fileCollection.Web.Lists["test"].Folders.ToString();
        SPList oList = site.AllWebs["jtest"].Lists["test"];
        SPFolder folder=oWebsiteSrc.Files.Folder;

        SPListItem fileitems =oWebsiteSrc.Lists["test"].Items[0] ;

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