FileService

    Applies to Umbraco 6.0.0+

    The FileService acts as a "gateway" to Umbraco data for operations which are related to Scripts, Stylesheets and Templates.

    Browse the API documentation for FileService.

    • Namespace: Umbraco.Core.Services
    • Assembly: Umbraco.Core.dll

    All samples in this document will require references to the following dll:

    • Umbraco.Core.dll

    All samples in this document will require the following using statements:

    using Umbraco.Core;
    using Umbraco.Core.Models;
    using Umbraco.Core.Services;
    

    Getting the service

    The FileService is available through the ApplicationContext, but the if you are using a SurfaceController or the UmbracoUserControl then the FileService is available through a local Services property.

    Services.FileService
    

    Getting the service through the ApplicationContext:

    ApplicationContext.Current.Services.FileService