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where can I put files created by my app

Hi all,

 

when I save document edited by my app I get 'Permition denied' error. Where can I save the document? How can I get that folder?

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Re: where can I put files created by my app

Hello,

  you can't write in the App. directory. You should use:

File.applicationStorageDirectory
JC
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Re: where can I put files created by my app

If the files are application specific, like preferences, they can go in the app-storage directory.  Files in this directory will get removed when the application is uninstalled, but remain if the application just get upgraded/re-installed.

 

Files that are user data specific (e.g. photos, database, documents) should go somewhere in the document directory (AKA shared directory).  There are sub folders for things like photos, videos, etc.