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CreateStartupFolderMBS(domain as Integer) as folderitem
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux Console & Web iOS
global method Special Folders MBS Util Plugin Yes No No Yes, macOS only No
Function: Returns a folderitem to this folder if it exists on that system.
Example:
const kUserDomain = -32763
dim f as folderitem = CreateStartupFolderMBS(kUserDomain)
Notes:
If this folder is supported by the operation system version, the folder is created and returned. If the folder could not be created or is not supported, nil is returned. If the folder allready exists, it is just returned.
Note that not every folder exists on every Mac OS Version!
The codes for domain are (The Demo includes a module for these):
-32768On System Disk
-32767On Appropriate Disk
-32766System Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the folder /System.
-32765Local Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32764Network Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32763User Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the users folder.
-32762Classic Domain, the current used Classic System folder.
Also take a look on the StartupFolder function.

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CreateStartupItemsDisabledFolderMBS(domain as Integer) as folderitem
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux Console & Web iOS
global method Special Folders MBS Util Plugin Yes No No Yes, macOS only No
Function: Returns a folderitem to this folder if it exists on that system.
Example:
const kUserDomain = -32763
dim f as folderitem = CreateStartupItemsDisabledFolderMBS(kUserDomain)
Notes:
If this folder is supported by the operation system version, the folder is created and returned. If the folder could not be created or is not supported, nil is returned. If the folder allready exists, it is just returned.
Note that not every folder exists on every Mac OS Version!
The codes for domain are (The Demo includes a module for these):
-32768On System Disk
-32767On Appropriate Disk
-32766System Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the folder /System.
-32765Local Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32764Network Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32763User Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the users folder.
-32762Classic Domain, the current used Classic System folder.
Also take a look on the StartupItemsDisabledFolder function.

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CreateStationeryFolderMBS(domain as Integer) as folderitem
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux Console & Web iOS
global method Special Folders MBS Util Plugin Yes No No Yes, macOS only No
Function: Returns a folderitem to this folder if it exists on that system.
Example:
const kUserDomain = -32763
dim f as folderitem = CreateStationeryFolderMBS(kUserDomain)
Notes:
If this folder is supported by the operation system version, the folder is created and returned. If the folder could not be created or is not supported, nil is returned. If the folder allready exists, it is just returned.
Note that not every folder exists on every Mac OS Version!
The codes for domain are (The Demo includes a module for these):
-32768On System Disk
-32767On Appropriate Disk
-32766System Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the folder /System.
-32765Local Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32764Network Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32763User Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the users folder.
-32762Classic Domain, the current used Classic System folder.
Also take a look on the StationeryFolder function.

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CreateSystemControlPanelFolderMBS(domain as Integer) as folderitem
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux Console & Web iOS
global method Special Folders MBS Util Plugin Yes No No Yes, macOS only No
Function: Returns a folderitem to this folder if it exists on that system.
Example:
const kUserDomain = -32763
dim f as folderitem = CreateSystemControlPanelFolderMBS(kUserDomain)
Notes:
If this folder is supported by the operation system version, the folder is created and returned. If the folder could not be created or is not supported, nil is returned. If the folder allready exists, it is just returned.
Note that not every folder exists on every Mac OS Version!
The codes for domain are (The Demo includes a module for these):
-32768On System Disk
-32767On Appropriate Disk
-32766System Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the folder /System.
-32765Local Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32764Network Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32763User Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the users folder.
-32762Classic Domain, the current used Classic System folder.
Also take a look on the SystemControlPanelFolder function.

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CreateSystemDesktopFolderMBS(domain as Integer) as folderitem
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux Console & Web iOS
global method Special Folders MBS Util Plugin Yes No No Yes, macOS only No
Function: Returns a folderitem to this folder if it exists on that system.
Example:
const kUserDomain = -32763
dim f as folderitem = CreateSystemDesktopFolderMBS(kUserDomain)
Notes:
If this folder is supported by the operation system version, the folder is created and returned. If the folder could not be created or is not supported, nil is returned. If the folder allready exists, it is just returned.
Note that not every folder exists on every Mac OS Version!
The codes for domain are (The Demo includes a module for these):
-32768On System Disk
-32767On Appropriate Disk
-32766System Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the folder /System.
-32765Local Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32764Network Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32763User Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the users folder.
-32762Classic Domain, the current used Classic System folder.
Also take a look on the SystemDesktopFolder function.

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CreateSystemExtensionDisabledFolderMBS(domain as Integer) as folderitem
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux Console & Web iOS
global method Special Folders MBS Util Plugin Yes No No Yes, macOS only No
Function: Returns a folderitem to this folder if it exists on that system.
Example:
const kUserDomain = -32763
dim f as folderitem = CreateSystemExtensionDisabledFolderMBS(kUserDomain)
Notes:
If this folder is supported by the operation system version, the folder is created and returned. If the folder could not be created or is not supported, nil is returned. If the folder allready exists, it is just returned.
Note that not every folder exists on every Mac OS Version!
The codes for domain are (The Demo includes a module for these):
-32768On System Disk
-32767On Appropriate Disk
-32766System Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the folder /System.
-32765Local Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32764Network Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32763User Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the users folder.
-32762Classic Domain, the current used Classic System folder.
Also take a look on the SystemExtensionDisabledFolder function.

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CreateSystemFolderMBS(domain as Integer) as folderitem
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux Console & Web iOS
global method Special Folders MBS Util Plugin Yes No No Yes, macOS only No
Function: Returns a folderitem to this folder if it exists on that system.
Example:
const kUserDomain = -32763
dim f as folderitem = CreateSystemFolderMBS(kUserDomain)
Notes:
If this folder is supported by the operation system version, the folder is created and returned. If the folder could not be created or is not supported, nil is returned. If the folder allready exists, it is just returned.
Note that not every folder exists on every Mac OS Version!
The codes for domain are (The Demo includes a module for these):
-32768On System Disk
-32767On Appropriate Disk
-32766System Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the folder /System.
-32765Local Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32764Network Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32763User Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the users folder.
-32762Classic Domain, the current used Classic System folder.
Also take a look on the SystemFolder function.

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CreateSystemPreferencesFolderMBS(domain as Integer) as folderitem
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux Console & Web iOS
global method Special Folders MBS Util Plugin Yes No No Yes, macOS only No
Function: Returns a folderitem to this folder if it exists on that system.
Example:
const kUserDomain = -32763
dim f as folderitem = CreateSystemPreferencesFolderMBS(kUserDomain)
Notes:
If this folder is supported by the operation system version, the folder is created and returned. If the folder could not be created or is not supported, nil is returned. If the folder allready exists, it is just returned.
Note that not every folder exists on every Mac OS Version!
The codes for domain are (The Demo includes a module for these):
-32768On System Disk
-32767On Appropriate Disk
-32766System Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the folder /System.
-32765Local Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32764Network Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32763User Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the users folder.
-32762Classic Domain, the current used Classic System folder.
Also take a look on the SystemPreferencesFolder function.

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CreateSystemSoundsFolderMBS(domain as Integer) as folderitem
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux Console & Web iOS
global method Special Folders MBS Util Plugin Yes No No Yes, macOS only No
Function: Returns a folderitem to this folder if it exists on that system.
Example:
const kUserDomain = -32763
dim f as folderitem = CreateSystemSoundsFolderMBS(kUserDomain)
Notes:
If this folder is supported by the operation system version, the folder is created and returned. If the folder could not be created or is not supported, nil is returned. If the folder allready exists, it is just returned.
Note that not every folder exists on every Mac OS Version!
The codes for domain are (The Demo includes a module for these):
-32768On System Disk
-32767On Appropriate Disk
-32766System Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the folder /System.
-32765Local Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32764Network Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32763User Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the users folder.
-32762Classic Domain, the current used Classic System folder.
Also take a look on the SystemSoundsFolder function.

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CreateSystemTrashFolderMBS(domain as Integer) as folderitem
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux Console & Web iOS
global method Special Folders MBS Util Plugin Yes No No Yes, macOS only No
Function: Returns a folderitem to this folder if it exists on that system.
Example:
const kUserDomain = -32763
dim f as folderitem = CreateSystemTrashFolderMBS(kUserDomain)
Notes:
If this folder is supported by the operation system version, the folder is created and returned. If the folder could not be created or is not supported, nil is returned. If the folder allready exists, it is just returned.
Note that not every folder exists on every Mac OS Version!
The codes for domain are (The Demo includes a module for these):
-32768On System Disk
-32767On Appropriate Disk
-32766System Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the folder /System.
-32765Local Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32764Network Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32763User Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the users folder.
-32762Classic Domain, the current used Classic System folder.
Also take a look on the SystemTrashFolder function.

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CreateTemporaryFolderMBS(domain as Integer) as folderitem
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux Console & Web iOS
global method Special Folders MBS Util Plugin Yes No No Yes, macOS only No
Function: Returns a folderitem to this folder if it exists on that system.
Example:
const kUserDomain = -32763
dim f as folderitem = CreateTemporaryFolderMBS(kUserDomain)
Notes:
If this folder is supported by the operation system version, the folder is created and returned. If the folder could not be created or is not supported, nil is returned. If the folder allready exists, it is just returned.
Note that not every folder exists on every Mac OS Version!
The codes for domain are (The Demo includes a module for these):
-32768On System Disk
-32767On Appropriate Disk
-32766System Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the folder /System.
-32765Local Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32764Network Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32763User Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the users folder.
-32762Classic Domain, the current used Classic System folder.
Also take a look on the TemporaryFolder function.

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CreateTextEncodingsFolderMBS(domain as Integer) as folderitem
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux Console & Web iOS
global method Special Folders MBS Util Plugin Yes No No Yes, macOS only No
Function: Returns a folderitem to this folder if it exists on that system.
Example:
const kUserDomain = -32763
dim f as folderitem = CreateTextEncodingsFolderMBS(kUserDomain)
Notes:
If this folder is supported by the operation system version, the folder is created and returned. If the folder could not be created or is not supported, nil is returned. If the folder allready exists, it is just returned.
Note that not every folder exists on every Mac OS Version!
The codes for domain are (The Demo includes a module for these):
-32768On System Disk
-32767On Appropriate Disk
-32766System Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the folder /System.
-32765Local Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32764Network Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32763User Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the users folder.
-32762Classic Domain, the current used Classic System folder.
Also take a look on the TextEncodingsFolder function.

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CreateThemesFolderMBS(domain as Integer) as folderitem
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux Console & Web iOS
global method Special Folders MBS Util Plugin Yes No No Yes, macOS only No
Function: Returns a folderitem to this folder if it exists on that system.
Example:
const kUserDomain = -32763
dim f as folderitem = CreateThemesFolderMBS(kUserDomain)
Notes:
If this folder is supported by the operation system version, the folder is created and returned. If the folder could not be created or is not supported, nil is returned. If the folder allready exists, it is just returned.
Note that not every folder exists on every Mac OS Version!
The codes for domain are (The Demo includes a module for these):
-32768On System Disk
-32767On Appropriate Disk
-32766System Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the folder /System.
-32765Local Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32764Network Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32763User Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the users folder.
-32762Classic Domain, the current used Classic System folder.
Also take a look on the ThemesFolder function.

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CreateTrashFolderMBS(domain as Integer) as folderitem
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux Console & Web iOS
global method Special Folders MBS Util Plugin Yes No No Yes, macOS only No
Function: Returns a folderitem to this folder if it exists on that system.
Example:
const kUserDomain = -32763
dim f as folderitem = CreateTrashFolderMBS(kUserDomain)
Notes:
If this folder is supported by the operation system version, the folder is created and returned. If the folder could not be created or is not supported, nil is returned. If the folder allready exists, it is just returned.
Note that not every folder exists on every Mac OS Version!
The codes for domain are (The Demo includes a module for these):
-32768On System Disk
-32767On Appropriate Disk
-32766System Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the folder /System.
-32765Local Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32764Network Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32763User Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the users folder.
-32762Classic Domain, the current used Classic System folder.
Also take a look on the TrashFolder function.

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CreateUsersFolderMBS(domain as Integer) as folderitem
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux Console & Web iOS
global method Special Folders MBS Util Plugin Yes No No Yes, macOS only No
Function: Returns a folderitem to this folder if it exists on that system.
Example:
const kUserDomain = -32763
dim f as folderitem = CreateUsersFolderMBS(kUserDomain)
Notes:
If this folder is supported by the operation system version, the folder is created and returned. If the folder could not be created or is not supported, nil is returned. If the folder allready exists, it is just returned.
Note that not every folder exists on every Mac OS Version!
The codes for domain are (The Demo includes a module for these):
-32768On System Disk
-32767On Appropriate Disk
-32766System Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the folder /System.
-32765Local Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32764Network Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32763User Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the users folder.
-32762Classic Domain, the current used Classic System folder.
Also take a look on the UsersFolder function.

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CreateUserSpecificTmpFolderMBS(domain as Integer) as folderitem
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux Console & Web iOS
global method Special Folders MBS Util Plugin Yes No No Yes, macOS only No
Function: Returns a folderitem to this folder if it exists on that system.
Example:
const kUserDomain = -32763
dim f as folderitem = CreateUserSpecificTmpFolderMBS(kUserDomain)
Notes:
If this folder is supported by the operation system version, the folder is created and returned. If the folder could not be created or is not supported, nil is returned. If the folder allready exists, it is just returned.
Note that not every folder exists on every Mac OS Version!
The codes for domain are (The Demo includes a module for these):
-32768On System Disk
-32767On Appropriate Disk
-32766System Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the folder /System.
-32765Local Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32764Network Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32763User Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the users folder.
-32762Classic Domain, the current used Classic System folder.
Also take a look on the UserSpecificTmpFolder function.

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CreateUtilitiesFolderMBS(domain as Integer) as folderitem
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux Console & Web iOS
global method Special Folders MBS Util Plugin Yes No No Yes, macOS only No
Function: Returns a folderitem to this folder if it exists on that system.
Example:
const kUserDomain = -32763
dim f as folderitem = CreateUtilitiesFolderMBS(kUserDomain)
Notes:
If this folder is supported by the operation system version, the folder is created and returned. If the folder could not be created or is not supported, nil is returned. If the folder allready exists, it is just returned.
Note that not every folder exists on every Mac OS Version!
The codes for domain are (The Demo includes a module for these):
-32768On System Disk
-32767On Appropriate Disk
-32766System Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the folder /System.
-32765Local Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32764Network Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32763User Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the users folder.
-32762Classic Domain, the current used Classic System folder.
Also take a look on the UtilitiesFolder function.

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CreateVoicesFolderMBS(domain as Integer) as folderitem
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux Console & Web iOS
global method Special Folders MBS Util Plugin Yes No No Yes, macOS only No
Function: Returns a folderitem to this folder if it exists on that system.
Example:
const kUserDomain = -32763
dim f as folderitem = CreateVoicesFolderMBS(kUserDomain)
Notes:
If this folder is supported by the operation system version, the folder is created and returned. If the folder could not be created or is not supported, nil is returned. If the folder allready exists, it is just returned.
Note that not every folder exists on every Mac OS Version!
The codes for domain are (The Demo includes a module for these):
-32768On System Disk
-32767On Appropriate Disk
-32766System Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the folder /System.
-32765Local Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32764Network Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32763User Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the users folder.
-32762Classic Domain, the current used Classic System folder.
Also take a look on the VoicesFolder function.

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CreateVolumeRootFolderMBS(domain as Integer) as folderitem
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux Console & Web iOS
global method Special Folders MBS Util Plugin Yes No No Yes, macOS only No
Function: Returns a folderitem to this folder if it exists on that system.
Example:
const kUserDomain = -32763
dim f as folderitem = CreateVolumeRootFolderMBS(kUserDomain)
Notes:
If this folder is supported by the operation system version, the folder is created and returned. If the folder could not be created or is not supported, nil is returned. If the folder allready exists, it is just returned.
Note that not every folder exists on every Mac OS Version!
The codes for domain are (The Demo includes a module for these):
-32768On System Disk
-32767On Appropriate Disk
-32766System Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the folder /System.
-32765Local Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32764Network Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32763User Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the users folder.
-32762Classic Domain, the current used Classic System folder.
Also take a look on the VolumeRootFolder function.

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CreateVolumeSettingsFolderMBS(domain as Integer) as folderitem
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux Console & Web iOS
global method Special Folders MBS Util Plugin Yes No No Yes, macOS only No
Function: Returns a folderitem to this folder if it exists on that system.
Example:
const kUserDomain = -32763
dim f as folderitem = CreateVolumeSettingsFolderMBS(kUserDomain)
Notes:
If this folder is supported by the operation system version, the folder is created and returned. If the folder could not be created or is not supported, nil is returned. If the folder allready exists, it is just returned.
Note that not every folder exists on every Mac OS Version!
The codes for domain are (The Demo includes a module for these):
-32768On System Disk
-32767On Appropriate Disk
-32766System Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the folder /System.
-32765Local Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32764Network Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32763User Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the users folder.
-32762Classic Domain, the current used Classic System folder.
Also take a look on the VolumeSettingsFolder function.

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CreateWhereToEmptyTrashFolderMBS(domain as Integer) as folderitem
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux Console & Web iOS
global method Special Folders MBS Util Plugin Yes No No Yes, macOS only No
Function: Returns a folderitem to this folder if it exists on that system.
Example:
const kUserDomain = -32763
dim f as folderitem = CreateWhereToEmptyTrashFolderMBS(kUserDomain)
Notes:
If this folder is supported by the operation system version, the folder is created and returned. If the folder could not be created or is not supported, nil is returned. If the folder allready exists, it is just returned.
Note that not every folder exists on every Mac OS Version!
The codes for domain are (The Demo includes a module for these):
-32768On System Disk
-32767On Appropriate Disk
-32766System Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the folder /System.
-32765Local Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32764Network Domain (on Netbooting for example)
-32763User Domain, on Mac OS X mostly inside the users folder.
-32762Classic Domain, the current used Classic System folder.
Also take a look on the WhereToEmptyTrashFolder function.

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