Where to put on windows an option file accessable for all users?
gWolfgang at gaich.de
Tue Jul 7 10:52:39 CEST 2015
you can use the public folder . Have a look here:
(e.g. specialFolderPath("0x002E") is C:/Users/Public/Documents
Am 07.07.2015 um 10:12 schrieb Tiemo Hollmann TB:
> I have an option file, which should be read/writable for all users.
> The only path I found is specialFolderPath("sdat"), which is e.g. on Win 7
> But this directory has write restrictions and usually, when updating a file
> in this directory it gets virtualized since Win Vista in:
> "C:\Users\<MyUser>\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\ProgramData" which results in
> that behavior, that every user has it's own copy of the original file. This
> happens though I am logged on as a user belonging to the admin group.
> On the other hand I have seen files which are being update in
> "C:\programData" without being virtualized and I don't know the difference,
> when the virtualization happens.
> 1. Where do you put files, write accessable for all users on win?
> 2. How do you handle this nasty virtualization?
> use-livecode mailing list
> use-livecode at lists.runrev.com
> Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences:
More information about the use-livecode