best way to save folder path?

    Feb 21 2013 | 9:43 pm
    Im trying to save the paths of some folders with text edit, but textedit is adding some unwanted characters, due to the spaces in the folder paths. Just wondering is there a good way of handling this?
    Patch included beneath to demonstrate:

    • Feb 22 2013 | 3:45 am
      Generally, as I metioned just before on another post, I tend to avoid using spaces in path and filenames with Max (for this reason), but using [fromsymbol] might be useful if the spaces are too difficult to avoid.
    • Feb 25 2013 | 3:06 am
      [tosymbol] should take care of the space issues. When you load a filepath with spaces, it gets quotes around the whole thing: