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Component: DirectoryWatcher

Watch directories for changes on Windows.

Watch changes on directories and get script triggered for changes.
See FSEvents functions for Mac.

Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK License
7.1 / 7.4 ❌ No ✅ Yes ❌ No 🔶 50%, on Windows ❌ No Paid

Item Details Server
DirectoryWatcher.AddDirectory
Adds a directory to watch.
Win only
7.1
  ✅ Server
DirectoryWatcher.ChangeCount
Queries the change count.
Win only
7.1
  ✅ Server
DirectoryWatcher.Create
Creates a new directory watcher.
Win only
7.1
  ✅ Server
DirectoryWatcher.GetEvaluate
Queries the expression to evaluate.
Win only
7.1
  ❌ Server
DirectoryWatcher.GetFileName
Returns the file name for the watcher.
Win only
7.1
  ❌ Server
DirectoryWatcher.GetScriptName
Returns the script name for the watcher.
Win only
7.1
  ❌ Server
DirectoryWatcher.NextChange
Queries next change in queue.
Win only
7.1
  ✅ Server
DirectoryWatcher.Release
Releases directory watcher.
Win only
7.1
  ✅ Server
DirectoryWatcher.ReleaseAll
Releases all directory watchers.
Win only
7.4
  ✅ Server
DirectoryWatcher.SetEvaluate
Sets the expression to evaluate.
Win only
7.1
  ❌ Server
DirectoryWatcher.SetFileName
Sets the file name for watcher.
Win only
7.1
  ❌ Server
DirectoryWatcher.SetScriptName
Sets the script name for watcher.
Win only
7.1
  ❌ Server

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