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Get(SystemDrive)

Returns the drive letter (Windows) or volume name (macOS) where the running operating system is located.

Format 

Get ( SystemDrive )

Parameters 

None

Data type returned 

text

Originated in version 

8.0

Notes 

This function is supported only in FileMaker Pro. In other FileMaker products, it’s not supported and returns an empty string.

Example 1 

Returns /C:/ in Windows when the operating system is on the C: drive.

Returns /DriveName/ in macOS when the operating system is on a volume named DriveName.

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