FMP Version: FileMaker 8 and higher
Returns A Text Result
Each user that successfully logs into a Windows or Macintosh based computer will have a preferences/settings folder unique for them on that machine. The Get(PreferencesPath) function will return a text value of the path to the users preferences/settings folder.
For example, this is what is returned by using this function on my Macintosh ...
If I were using a Windows based machine, I may get something more akin to ...
/C:/Documents and Settings/dwaynewright/Local Settings/Application Data/
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