Bug report #8070

When saving, QGIS doesn't default to your own documents directory

Added by Aren Cambre over 6 years ago. Updated over 3 years ago.

Status:Closed
Priority:Normal
Assignee:-
Category:GUI
Affected QGIS version:master Regression?:No
Operating System:Windows 7 x64 Easy fix?:No
Pull Request or Patch supplied:No Resolution:worksforme
Crashes QGIS or corrupts data:No Copied to github as #:16909

Description

On Windows 7, it is normative for QGIS to default to your own documents directory (C:\\Users\\_username_\\Documents) when you are saving something for the first time. This version suggested saving to the root of my C drive instead.

I am not sure which one it is, but I believe there is some environment variable you access to see what the current user's documents directory is.

I am on 1.9 07ea0aa.

History

#1 Updated by Paolo Cavallini almost 6 years ago

  • Target version changed from Version 2.0.0 to Future Release - High Priority

#2 Updated by Jürgen Fischer over 3 years ago

  • Resolution set to worksforme
  • Status changed from Open to Closed

should be fixed in aeafe3c8

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