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Windows 7: What's the short name for the user directory

26 Mar 2012   #1
pltnfish

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 
What's the short name for the user directory

By that i mean like %appdata% but for the current user directory... or maybe the documents directory?


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26 Mar 2012   #2
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Hello pltnfish,

%UserProfile% will open the C:\Users\(user-name) folder of the current user.

You could use %UserProfile%\Documents to open directly into the current user's My Documents folder.

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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26 Mar 2012   #3
pltnfish

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Thanks
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26 Mar 2012   #4
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

You're most welcome.
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