FileMaker Command - Get(DesktopPath)


Igeek take a look at this FileMaker database command.

Get(DesktopPath)
Returns the path to the desktop folder for the current user.

Format 
Get ( DesktopPath )

Parameters 
None

Data type returned 
text

Originated in version 
8.0

Description 
In Windows, the path format is /Drive:/Users/UserName/Desktop/.

In macOS, the path format is /DriveName/Users/username/Desktop/.

Notes 
•This function is supported only in FileMaker Pro. In other FileMaker products, it’s not supported and returns an empty string.

•The returned path is in FileMaker format but doesn’t include a path prefix.

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