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Substitute "/" with "\"

Question asked by d-hart on Feb 10, 2015
Latest reply on Feb 10, 2015 by philmodjunk


Substitute "/" with "\"


I have a field that has the path to open a file. I have a button that says to go to that file location.

I need to be able to go to the file on both a Mac and a PC. On the Mac, the path has "/" separating the directories, but the PC needs to have the slashes reversed: "\". When clicking on the button on the PC, there is no response.

I tried to create a substitute calculation, but the "\" character is apparently just a blank space after the calculation. How can I get all the / characters reversed to \ in the path so the PC can go there?

Something that would convert the Mac path to a PC path would be the ideal solution. Seems like that would have been an issue somewhere by now.