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FileCache.GetPublicTempFileName Method (String, Boolean)

Generates an unique temporary file or folder name for the public cache.

Namespace: Aurigma.GraphicsMill.AjaxControls
Assembly: Aurigma.GraphicsMill.AjaxControls (in Aurigma.GraphicsMill.AjaxControls.dll)


Visual Basic
Public Function GetPublicTempFileName ( _
	extension As String, _
	isDirectory As Boolean _
) As String
public string GetPublicTempFileName(
	string extension,
	bool isDirectory



Type: System.String

An extension to append to the generated name.

Type: System.Boolean

A Boolean value which specifies whether to generate name for a file or folder.

Return Value

An unique name of the temporary file or folder in the public cache (without full path).


Note, this method does not create a file or folder with generated name. It just returns a name which is guarantied unique in the public cache folder. You should create this file manually.

To get a full physical path to the public cache, use the GetAbsolutePublicCachePath(String) method.

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