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File System: Managing Files and Directories

Samsung Web API enables you to manage the files and directories in the device file system using the Filesystem API.

The Filesystem API provides access to accessible parts of the file system, which are represented as virtual root locations. The virtual roots form a collection of locations that function as a single virtual device file system. The following table lists the supported virtual roots.

Table: Filesystem virtual roots
Virtual root Description
documents Location for storing documents.
downloads Location for storing downloaded items.
images Location for storing images.
music Location for storing audio files.
removable Location for the removable storage.
videos Location for storing videos.
wgt-package Location for storing widget packages (read-only location).

wgt-private Location for the widget private storage.
wgt-private-tmp Location for the widget private temporary storage.

The main features of the Filesystem API include: