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Calculated file path to sound (in container field)

Question asked by WillPeart on Mar 16, 2012
Latest reply on Mar 16, 2012 by WillPeart


Calculated file path to sound (in container field)



I am setting up a database for an archive of photos and oral history recordings. Each photo has a record in a table with archival metadata fileds and a container field displaying the photo. The filepath in the container is calculated like this:

= "image:Digital_Stack/Photos/" & ItemName  & "."  & FileExt

(Where ItemName and FileExt are fields from the record for that photo - which corresspond obviously to the image file on disk).

Just wondering...

Can i create a similar calculated container path for sound recordings? (I have tested the audio fles and they will play if i insert them as Quicktime objects). Something like:

= "x:Digital_Stack/Audio/" & ItemName  & "."  & FileExt

> what do I put at x?


Thank you