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Re^2: Open a folder

by BillKSmith (Curate)
on Jan 08, 2013 at 14:42 UTC ( #1012242=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Open a folder
in thread Open a folder

The advantage of your "correction" is clear. However, note that "folder" is the correct terminology for that structure in windows. The OP has consistently explained the problem from an application view.


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Re^3: Open a folder
by ww (Bishop) on Jan 08, 2013 at 14:56 UTC
    Correct terminology, perhaps, if you buy (hook, line and sinker) M$'s (non-standard) terminology as an acceptable standard.
Re^3: Open a folder
by blue_cowdawg (Monsignor) on Jan 08, 2013 at 14:48 UTC
        "folder" is the correct terminology for that structure in windows.

    The term "folder" is correct for any GUI environment that represents directories as such. At the system level where I live it's a directory.

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