Storing preferences data on Windows PCs
sarah.reichelt at gmail.com
Sun Mar 5 23:39:09 CST 2006
On 3/6/06, Terry Judd <tsj at unimelb.edu.au> wrote:
> I've got the Mac side of things covered but where do people usually
> store user preferences on Window's PCs?
> Is (from the Microsoft Library)...
> Version 4.71. The file system directory that serves as a common
> repository for application-specific data. A typical path is
> C:\Documents and Settings\username\Application Data.
You can get it using: specialFolderPath(26)
This gives you the Application Data folder for the current user (I
think). Don't use specialFolderPath("Preferences") because on Windows,
this just gives you the root directory.
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