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Free/Availble Free Disk space - How?

Free/Availble Free Disk space - How?

Free/Availble Free Disk space - How?

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I found DriveInfo.TotalFreeSpace and DriveInfo.AvailableFreeSpace in .NET Help, but when I type it in VS 2019's VB code Editor, I get only these options:

Here are my "Imports":

Everything seems being in place, right? Nevertheless - this:

What am I missing?



RE: Free/Availble Free Disk space - How?

You need to actually get a drive to be able to examine its properties.

That's essentially what the error message is saying - that it needs an object (a drive object) to be able to execute the method

So, the following should work:

CODE -->

Dim oDI As DriveInfo
oDI = DriveInfo.GetDrives(0) ' first drive
MsgBox("Drive: " & oDI.Name & " Available Free space: " & oDI.AvailableFreeSpace) 

RE: Free/Availble Free Disk space - How?

This works!
Thank you, StrongM!



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