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By: Leonard R. Miller     Locust Bayou, Arkansas  
Date: May 12,2018 at 21:59
In Response to: [Help!] Alt-copy, 3 options not enough? (Alan Smedley)

> > I'm ready to copy my 32 Gb of user files to my new Win 10
> desktop.
> > I know, I should know better as I've been using Ztree for more than
> 20
> > years but I never have understood completely the 3 options available.
> >
> > So I tagged 2 of my jpg files as a test. Here's what they look like
> at
> > the source:
> >
> > D:\users\Box sync\Photos\Judy\Jewelry\GoldChain.jpg
> > D:\users\Box sync\Photos\Judy\Jewelry\img0809.jpg
> >
> > At the destination, here's what they look like:
> >
> > Option 1 (Paths are full)
> > c:\users\users\Box sync\Photos\Judy\Jewelry\GoldChain.jpg
> > c:\users\users\Box sync\Photos\Judy\Jewelry\img0809.jpg
> >
> > Option 2 (Paths are current)
> > c:\users\Jewelry\GoldChain.jpg
> > c:\users\Jewelry\img0809.jpg
> >
> > Option 3 (Paths are relative)
> > c:\users\GoldChain.jpg
> > c:\users\img0809.jpg
> >
> > I mostly like option 1 except that it has a redundant USERS
> directory.
> >
> > What am I missing?
>
> Leonard
>
> It would appear to me that you have had the dual panes selected via F8
> in ZtreeWIN.
>
> In the source window you have correctly selected the files but in the
> destination window you have selected the sub-directory where you want the
> files to be copied to and not just the root of that drive where you want
> them copied to.
>
> To clarify when you tagged the files selected their details will
> include the full path. So you only select the root of the destination
> drive. That is providing that you wish to duplicate the path that was
> used on the source.
>
> Hope this helps...
>
> Alan Smedley

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