Re: Default location for Exported files?
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- Subject: [mg89257] Re: Default location for Exported files?
- From: Jens-Peer Kuska <kuska at informatik.uni-leipzig.de>
- Date: Sun, 1 Jun 2008 16:34:17 -0400 (EDT)
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Hi, It is the directory that Directory returns and SetDirectory["the directory you like"] will set it to a new location. Put a SetDirectory in your init.m and you are done. Regards Jens AES wrote: > Is there a *global* default I can set to make all files Exported from > any Mathematic notebook from now on (permanently!) always (in the > absence of other specific command) go to a default location of my > choice, on my HD? > > Possible choices for this default: > > 1) Always to the desktop? > > 2) Always to the folder **which contains the notebook which does the > Exporting**? > > 3) Always to a designated folder on my desktop? (I happen to have such > a folder, which I call "Downloads"; essentially every other application > on my laptop -- browser, mail client, newsreader, various editing apps, > and essentially every other app -- is set so that any web file download, > any FTP, any Save As, Print to PDF, or similar command will point to > this folder; never have to worry about where else to look.) >