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setting upload path

sujendra sugur

Joined: Mar 25, 2010
Posts: 12

hi everybody,

I have a problem in uploading images. the problem is , in form i want to set paths as defaultly selected with out browse button and when
i hit submit those file to be upload into server.

Please tell me how to set path default

thank you
Ben Souther

Joined: Dec 11, 2004
Posts: 13410

If you're trying to do what I think you are, you can't.

Browsers are intentionally designed not to allow a web app to fetch files from the file system.
The <input type="file" ...> tag was specifically stripped of the capability to modify it's value attribute via Javascript to insure that web developers don't try to find loopholes around this.

This is a good thing.
Imagine if any site you went to had the capability to grab files (like you're windows registry) from a hidden iframe without your knowledge.

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