# 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¶

getFile()

| ReturnType: \TYPO3\CMS\Core\Resource\FileInterface |

getFolder()

| ReturnType: \TYPO3\CMS\Core\Resource\Folder |