Where to put on windows an option file accessable for all users?

Klaus major-k klaus at major-k.de
Tue Jul 7 09:38:01 EDT 2015

HI Tiemo,

my reference for avaiable specialfolderpaths: 

The rest of the site isn’t bad either :-)

> Am 07.07.2015 um 14:47 schrieb Mike Bonner <bonnmike at gmail.com>:
> you might try specialfolderpath("0x0023") which is the common app data
> folder. (app data for all users).  I can't test on xp.  On vista/7 the
> directory is c:\ProgramData
> On xp it should be c:\Documents and Settings\All Users\ApplicationData
> You'll probably want to create a subfolder for your app of course.
> On Tue, Jul 7, 2015 at 4:30 AM, Tiemo Hollmann TB <toolbook at kestner.de>
> wrote:
>> Thank you for your helpful thoughts.
>> How would I differentiate the access to these two different option sets?
>> On a private computer where the user usually is logged in as an admin I
>> would have to offer both option sets. In a school, depending on the log-in
>> the appropriate options. But I never have seen a chance in LiveCode to ask
>> for the user privileges (on Win and Mac) to be able to differentiate it.
>> How is this usually be done?
>> Tiemo



Klaus Major
klaus at major-k.de

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