Monitor File and Folder Change
File Watcher is an advanced open source file and folder (directory) monitoring application that allows you to spy on a folder and track its changes in real-time. You will be able to monitor multiple folders and subdirectories and assign monitoring rules and start a specific process with arguments when change has made. You can monitor if a file or folder has been created, changed, renamed, deleted on a specific directory. You could filter file and folder of that directory to ignore them and set rules to execute application, process or a service.
You can monitor file and folder changes in the log massages window in real-time and control each file and folder tracker with start and stop potion. File Watcher Utilities contains multiple applications with different type of user interface including command line version, windows service version and File Watcher Simple graphical user interface version. One instance can be configured to run multiple file system watchers, You can also write your own file system monitors thanks to the class library included in this collection.