Topics   All   Mac OS X (Only)   Windows (Only)   Linux (Only, Not)   iOS (Only, Not)  
Components   Crossplatform Mac & Win   Server   Client   Old   Guides   Examples
New in version: 7.5   8.0   8.1   8.2   8.3   8.4   8.5   9.0   9.1   9.2    Statistic  


Queries current directory.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
Process 6.5 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
MBS( "Process.GetCurrentDirectory" )   More




Returns path or error.


Queries current directory.
Some OS functions look for files relative to this folder.

This function requires a native path. Use Path.FileMakerPathToNativePath to convert a FileMaker path to a native path if required. If you like to have the user choose the path, you can use FileDialog functions.
For Server be aware that server has limited permissions and may not be able to access all files on a computer.


Query current directory:

MBS( "Process.GetCurrentDirectory")

See also

Blog Entries

Created 8th November 2016, last changed 8th November 2016

Process.FrontWindowTitle   -   Process.IsFrontMost

Feedback: Report problem or ask question.

MBS FileMaker tutorial videos