How to find the "blessed folder"
yvescoppe at skynet.be
Sat Feb 9 12:48:01 EST 2002
>Use Mac OS 9 (or even Mac OS X). I want to create a preferences file for my
>application. I don't really want to put it in the default folder as that
>isn't very Mac like. How can I find the path to the proper blessed System
>Folder? I have multiple hard drives, so the answers isn't to take the root
>of the default folder and append "System Folder:Preferences"! That wouldn't
>work in every European language anyway. I'm sure there was an applescript
>command for it, but I can't find it in the reference guide.
In the transcript dictionary, look at the "specialfolderpath".
It answers just what you need
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