JL. JL. - 2 months ago 10x
C# Question

Delete files older than 3 months old in a directory using .NET

I would like to know (using C#) how I can delete files in a certain directory older than 3 months, but I guess the date period could be flexible.

Just to be clear: I am looking for files that are older than 90 days, in other words files created less than 90 days ago should be kept, all others deleted.


Something like this outta do it.

using System.IO; 

string[] files = Directory.GetFiles(dirName);

foreach (string file in files)
   FileInfo fi = new FileInfo(file);
   if (fi.LastAccessTime < DateTime.Now.AddMonths(-3))