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The FileSystemDirectoryReader interface of the File and Directory Entries API lets you access the FileSystemFileEntry-based objects (generally FileSystemFileEntry or FileSystemDirectoryEntry) representing each entry in a directory.

Instance methods


Returns an array containing some number of the directory's entries. Each item in the array is an object based on FileSystemEntry—typically either FileSystemFileEntry or FileSystemDirectoryEntry.


Browser compatibility

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FileSystemDirectoryReader 8 ≤18 50 No 15 11.1 ≤37 18 50 14 11.3 1.0
readEntries 8 79 50 No 15 11.1 ≤37 18 50 14 11.3 1.0

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