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Event for new file creation?

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Is there an event that I can attach to that will fire when a new file is created in a particular directory? (win32 app)
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Yes there is. You can use the FileSystemWatcher class in the System.IO namespace and then create an event handler for the Created event.

http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/default.asp?url=/library/en-us/cpref/html/frlrfSystemIOFileSystemWatcherClassTopic.asp
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