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Problem with Java swing directory chooser

Rahul Raj cochin
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Joined: Mar 29, 2012
Posts: 9
I have used swing directory chooser to select input directory for my application to process.
But if I select a particular directory, for example..
c:/Desktop/user/documents/myfolder

filechooser.getcurrentDirectory() returns only "c:/Desktop/user/documents/".
Why? Can anyone say why this is happening?

Rahul Raj cochin
Greenhorn

Joined: Mar 29, 2012
Posts: 9
I want to get the current directory, and not the parent directory..
Darryl Burke
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Joined: May 03, 2008
Posts: 4531
    
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Set the mode to DIRECTORIES_ONLY and retrieve the selected file.


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Rahul Raj cochin
Greenhorn

Joined: Mar 29, 2012
Posts: 9
The problem is resolved.
I changed "filechooser.getcurrentDirectory()" to "filechooser.getSelectedFile()"
No further changes made..
Darryl Burke
Bartender

Joined: May 03, 2008
Posts: 4531
    
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Rahul, please BeForthrightWhenCrossPostingToOtherSites
http://www.java-forums.org/awt-swing/59482-problem-java-swing-directory-chooser.html

edit And http://forums.digitalpoint.com/showthread.php?t=2469894&s=71b196d4865b761443d63c4690d9fa1e#post17641360
 
 
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