As you know, directories are containers for files and other directories and thus provide a hierarchical means of organizing data. This is almost accurate because there are ways to create cycles on a file system. Ignoring this detail, you should already have an idea about what the
DirectoryInfo will expose. Let’s take a look by means of an example:
This little piece of code shows a few interesting properties of directories, including a way to navigate to a folder’s parent and (drive) root folder
DirectoryInfo object. An example of the output looks like this:
Richer navigation can obviously be achieved, using various methods. ...