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Where to store shared files?

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 15, 2010    Points: 0   Category :.NET Framework
My application may be used by multiple users on the same pc, and will need to have read/write access to some files that will be shared amongst the users. Which folder should I use by default to store such files? I am coding in VB.Net and have been using My.Computer.FileSystem.SpecialDirectories.AllUsersApplicationData, but I've discovered that by default standard users in Windows XP don't get write access to files in this folder. I haven't yet tried it with Vista or Windows 7, but would guess it would be the same. Is there a better place that exists that I should use, or will I need to create a folder and assign the necessary rights in my setup program? TIA Phil

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