# BeforeFileCopiedEvent¶

This event is fired before a file is about to be copied within a Resource Storage / Driver. The folder represents the “target folder”.

This allows to further analyze or modify the file or metadata before it is written by the driver.

## API¶

class TYPO3\CMS\Core\Resource\Event\BeforeFileCopiedEvent

This event is fired before a file is about to be copied within a Resource Storage / Driver.

The folder represents the “target folder”.

This allows to further analyze or modify the file or metadata before it is written by the driver.

getFile()
Return type: TYPO3\CMS\Core\Resource\FileInterface
getFolder()
Return type: TYPO3\CMS\Core\Resource\Folder