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Store a selected filepath to a variabl

Question asked by DuaneOrloske on Apr 4, 2011
Latest reply on Apr 4, 2011 by philmodjunk

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Store a selected filepath to a variabl

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I have scripts in my solution that download images, from records in a foundset, to a folder on the user's desktop. I have been using the Get(DesktopPath) command to do that.  My users want the ability to do the same thing to a folder on the external drives they have connected to their individual computers.  What I would like to do is set up a script that allows them to choose a file path and then store that choice to a gobal variable so all their exports, from then on, go to that location rather than their desktop.

So, is there a way to set up a script that will allow them to choose a file path and store it to a varialbe?  I have not been able to see a way to do that and see no other way to accomplish this customizable ability, as the path to the xternal drives differs from user to user.

Thanks,

Duane A. Orloske

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