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FileAttributes Enumeration
Provides attributes for files and directories.

Namespace: CMS.IO
Assembly: CMS.IO (in CMS.IO.dll) Version: 8.2.23
public enum FileAttributes
  Member nameValueDescription
ReadOnly1 The file is read-only.
Hidden2 The file is hidden, and thus is not included in an ordinary directory listing.
System4 The file is a system file. The file is part of the operating system or is used exclusively by the operating system.
Directory16 The file is a directory.
Archive32 The file's archive status. Applications use this attribute to mark files for backup or removal.
Device64 Reserved for future use.
Normal128 The file is normal and has no other attributes set. This attribute is valid only if used alone.
Temporary256 The file is temporary. File systems attempt to keep all of the data in memory for quicker access rather than flushing the data back to mass storage. A temporary file should be deleted by the application as soon as it is no longer needed.
SparseFile512 The file is a sparse file. Sparse files are typically large files whose data are mostly zeros.
ReparsePoint1024 The file contains a reparse point, which is a block of user-defined data associated with a file or a directory.
Compressed2048 The file is compressed.
Offline4096 The file is offline. The data of the file is not immediately available.
NotContentIndexed8192 The file will not be indexed by the operating system's content indexing service.
Encrypted16384 The file or directory is encrypted. For a file, this means that all data in the file is encrypted. For a directory, this means that encryption is the default for newly created files and directories.
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