troubleshooting Question

Default Directory not retained in Visual Foxpro

Avatar of Caltor
CaltorFlag for United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland asked on
FoxPro
5 Comments1 Solution979 ViewsLast Modified:
I can't get Visual Foxpro to retain my default directory between sessions on my laptop. So for example: I load VFP and type
 set default to c:\
into the command line. I then select Options from the Tools menu and click the set as default button then OK. I then quit VFP and reload it. The default directory resets to whatever is the start directory of the icon used to load VFP. This is different to how it works on my desktop machine which retains the set default setting between sessions. Any ideas please? I am using VFP9 SP2 on both machines.
Join the community to see this answer!
Join our exclusive community to see this answer & millions of others.
Unlock 1 Answer and 5 Comments.
Join the Community
Learn from the best

Network and collaborate with thousands of CTOs, CISOs, and IT Pros rooting for you and your success.

Andrew Hancock - VMware vExpert
See if this solution works for you by signing up for a 7 day free trial.
Unlock 1 Answer and 5 Comments.
Try for 7 days

”The time we save is the biggest benefit of E-E to our team. What could take multiple guys 2 hours or more each to find is accessed in around 15 minutes on Experts Exchange.

-Mike Kapnisakis, Warner Bros