Getting file path without the filename in it

Posted on 2005-05-11
Last Modified: 2010-05-01
My problem is the following

I got a common dialog, and i can get the full path of the localization of the file(filename included), but what i really need is just the path .
the file path is:
and i need:

any sugestions
Question by:intrud3r
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    Accepted Solution

    Hi intrud3r,

    Try using left(filename,instrrev(filename,"\"))

    This should return everything up to and including the last \ character.

    Tim Cottee

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