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Re: Simple question sabout setting directory

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  • Subject: [mg51476] Re: Simple question sabout setting directory
  • From: p-valko at tamu.edu (Peter Valko)
  • Date: Tue, 19 Oct 2004 02:55:50 -0400 (EDT)
  • References: <ckv867$i6g$1@smc.vnet.net>
  • Sender: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

Regarding your first question:

thisDir=ToFileName[
("FileName"/.NotebookInformation[EvaluationNotebook[]])[[1]]];
SetDirectory[thisDir];

Regards
Peter


Daohua Song <ds2081 at columbia.edu> wrote in message news:<ckv867$i6g$1 at smc.vnet.net>...
> Dear Group,
>       (1)Everytime i load a math.nb file, i want it to set the directory to 
> be the same one where the file is.
>       e.g. Once you load c:\math.nb, the defalut directory will be set to 
> c:.  (so i can manage the .nb file and other data file in the same 
> direcotry )
>       (2)If i open several math programms in the same time, how to change 
> from one to another? just like what "Alt+tab" does in windows operation 
> system.
>       I remember someone had asked before.. Sorry..
> Sincerely
> Daohua


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