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File Data Type


A path to a file. When setting this type of attribute a file selection dialog is shown instead of a text box. The selected file is entered as the attribute value for that note. If no default value is specified, a File type defaults to an empty string.

The path stored is in POSIX form (forward slash delimited) and is the full local path to the file or folder. Prior to v5.8.0, the path was stored in the older Mac HFS form (colon-delimited).

Listing of file-type system attributes.

Possible relevant notes (via "Similar Notes" feature):

A Tinderbox Reference File : Objects & Concepts : Attributes: Data Types : File Data Type