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make a folder on the desktop

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I am coming from Applescript.

I am running Crossover to make AutoIT work on my MBP.

this code puts the folder where script file is NOT where I specified, how can I make this work, and would this run as expected on a PC.

$sFldr3 = "Macintosh HD:Users:Shawn:Desktop:Untitled Folder"

DirCreate ( $sFldr3 )

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I am coming from Applescript.

I am running Crossover to make AutoIT work on my MBP.

this code puts the folder where script file is NOT where I specified, how can I make this work, and would this run as expected on a PC.

$sFldr3 = "Macintosh HD:Users:Shawn:Desktop:Untitled Folder"

DirCreate ( $sFldr3 )

Probably because that path is not a "valid windows path" try the @DesktopDir macro instead

Like this :

#include 
$Path = _PathFull(@DesktopDir & "derp")
DirCreate($Path)
Edited by TagK

Programming Novice, interested in c++ (i know maybe 1%) AutoIT and many more.Projects : Anime renamer

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thanks, do you know how to get the filename of a file if it is already selected in the desktop.

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Please don't double post, it's just plain rude and against the Forum Rules.


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