SPFileCollection.Add method (String, Stream, Hashtable, SPUser, SPUser, DateTime, DateTime, String, Boolean)

Creates a file in the collection using the specified URL, a stream that contains the contents of a file, a hash table that contains metadata for the file, user objects that represent the users who created and last modified the file, DateTime values that specify when they did so, a check-in comment, and a Boolean value that specifies whether to overwrite any file that has the same name.

Namespace:  Microsoft.SharePoint
Assembly:  Microsoft.SharePoint (in Microsoft.SharePoint.dll)


Public Function Add ( _
    urlOfFile As String, _
    file As Stream, _
    properties As Hashtable, _
    createdBy As SPUser, _
    modifiedBy As SPUser, _
    timeCreated As DateTime, _
    timeLastModified As DateTime, _
    checkInComment As String, _
    overwrite As Boolean _
) As SPFile
Dim instance As SPFileCollection
Dim urlOfFile As String
Dim file As Stream
Dim properties As Hashtable
Dim createdBy As SPUser
Dim modifiedBy As SPUser
Dim timeCreated As DateTime
Dim timeLastModified As DateTime
Dim checkInComment As String
Dim overwrite As Boolean
Dim returnValue As SPFile

returnValue = instance.Add(urlOfFile, _
    file, properties, createdBy, modifiedBy, _
    timeCreated, timeLastModified, checkInComment, _
public SPFile Add(
    string urlOfFile,
    Stream file,
    Hashtable properties,
    SPUser createdBy,
    SPUser modifiedBy,
    DateTime timeCreated,
    DateTime timeLastModified,
    string checkInComment,
    bool overwrite


  • urlOfFile
    Type: System.String

    The site-relative URL of the file.

  • timeCreated
    Type: System.DateTime

    The date and time when the file was created.

  • timeLastModified
    Type: System.DateTime

    The date and time when the file was last modified.

  • checkInComment
    Type: System.String

    The text of a comment to use when creating the file in the collection.

  • overwrite
    Type: System.Boolean

    true to overwrite a file of the same name; otherwise, false.

Return value

Type: Microsoft.SharePoint.SPFile
The newly added file.

See also


SPFileCollection class

SPFileCollection members

Add overload

Microsoft.SharePoint namespace