SaveFileService

The ISaveFileService allows a developer to let the user choose a file from inside a view model.

Choosing a file

To select a file to save, it is required to set the right properties of the service and then make a call to the DetermineFile method:

var dependencyResolver = this.GetDependencyResolver();
var saveFileService = dependencyResolver.Resolve<ISaveFileService>();
saveFileService.Filter = "C# File|*.cs";
if (saveFileService.DetermineFile())
{
    // User selected a file
}

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