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how to specify folderPath on mac system

by rakesh.kashnia / August 13, 2007 11:44 PM PDT

I am downloading a file through my application in a specified folder.
like for windows i have specified c:<FolderName>
it will download the file in the folder specified in c is working fine for windows.

What path i should specify for downloading the file in mac system?

Please help me.Its urgent.

Thanks in advance!

Rakesh Kashnia

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by mrmacfixit Forum moderator / August 14, 2007 3:34 AM PDT

You specify the folder you want to download to in the Preferences of the browser that you are using.
By default, the download location for Safari is the Desktop.


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Re Download
by rakesh.kashnia / August 15, 2007 1:56 PM PDT
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I am using mac mozilla not safari.

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And your point is?
by mrmacfixit Forum moderator / August 15, 2007 9:47 PM PDT
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As I said, you designate the folder you want to download to in the Preferences of the browser that you are using.

In Safari, probably the most used browser on a Mac running OS X, the default is the desktop. In other browsers it may be a different default location.

This is obviously not that urgent.


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(NT) Dude, just use Firefox preferences to change it.
by tleMega / August 16, 2007 7:18 AM PDT
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