From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2006-12-13 18:05:35
"Peter Dimov" <pdimov_at_[hidden]> writes:
> Janek Kozicki wrote:
>> "To set current directory to your "My Documents" folder type:
>> cd %HOMEDRIVE%%HOMEPATH%
>> this can be useful if you got lost in the directory tree"
> %HOMEDRIVE%%HOMEPATH% is actually the parent of the default location of "My
> C:\Documents and Settings\pdimov
> on this machine. I missed the "sibling" in Dave's text too on first reading.
Well, according to info I just Googled up, %HOMEDRIVE%%HOMEPATH% is
your "Documents and Settings" folder, but your "My Documents" folder
can actually be located elsewhere, even on a different drive. So I
guess I'm dropping this part.
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