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c# delete all files in a directory

Posted on 2011-03-02
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Seeing if someone has a function that takes a directory path as a variable.
Then code deletes all files in that particular directory.  
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You can do by following any one below:
using System.IO;

string[] filePaths = Directory.GetFiles(@"c:\MyDir\");
foreach (string filePath in filePaths)
  File.Delete(filePath);

or

Array.ForEach(Directory.GetFiles(@"c:\MyDir\"),
             delegate(string path) { File.Delete(path); });

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Thanks - I'll give it a try...
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Bless your heart.

Thanks!
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