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Please I need a native routine with which I can get the address of a directory from the User.
 
GetOpenFileName Function lunches a dialogue box that give users an access to the computer's directory sotha t ther can choose a file.
I need something like that with which users can choos a directory istead.
 
I need it so that users can specify the directory they want my application to copy.
Posted 12-Sep-12 0:39am
Gbenbam770
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Solution 1

Check this[^], there's a sample code also.
 
You can even use SHBrowseForFolder[^].
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Jochen Arndt at 12-Sep-12 6:53am
   
Beat me.
Malli_S at 12-Sep-12 6:55am
   
Oops ! You beat me in adding 'SHBrowseForFolder'. :D
Jochen Arndt at 12-Sep-12 7:00am
   
? Your post is 2 minutes older and the first link is the same as mine. Your edited link is for Windows CE.
Malli_S at 12-Sep-12 7:07am
   
Hey, thanks for identifying the link, I copied wrong link from open windows. :)
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Solution 2

You can use SHBrowseForFolder[^].
 
A ready to use implementation can be found in the article FolderBrowser[^].
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