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How To: Set your Working Directory and why you should do so

Summary

Setting the working directory for each Arcview Project helps you organize data and projects.

Procedure

  1. Open a new project.
  2. Open a new view document.
  3. Select Set Working Directory from the File menu.
  4. Type the full path of the desired directory.

    Note:
    If you do not have a directory already created for your project, you may wish to create one.