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Getting a directory name from a form

Getting a directory name from a form

Getting a directory name from a form

If I use


<input type=file>
I get an input box with a browse button.  On clicking the browse button, a file dialog comes up and I can choose a file.  I'd like to do the same for a directory but input doesn't have a feature to pick up directories.  Something like


<input type=dir>
would be nice.  Any idea how I can get around this one?

RE: Getting a directory name from a form

Are you trying to use this to allow the user to specify where to save something?

Where to upload someting?

Something different?

-- Jason
"It's Just Ones and Zeros"

RE: Getting a directory name from a form

Both.  It is a directory where the data files live and the directory where I will upload the result files to.  There are too many source files with an equal number of result files so I'd like them to just choose a directory where all the source files live and result files will end up.

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