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PrivatePaths

This function has not been fully integrated into the long-term Mathematica system, and is subject to change.

PrivatePaths->{opt1->val1, opt2->val2, ...}
is a global option that specifies settings for paths private to the notebook front end.

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  • The following suboptions can be specified:
  • "AFM"search directories for Adobe font (Unix only)
    "Fonts"search directories for Mathematica fonts
    "SystemResources"search directories for Mathematica system resources
    "TextResources"search directories for Mathematica text resources
  • The option specifies the directories to be searched for Adobe Font Metrics files which contain information about fonts.
  • A typical directory that is included in the list for the option is FrontEnd`FileName[{$InstallationDirectory, "SystemFiles", "Fonts", "AFM"}].
  • Typical directories that are included in the list for the option are FrontEnd`FileName[{$InstallationDirectory, "SystemFiles", "Fonts"}] and FrontEnd`FileName[{$UserBaseDirectory, "Fonts"}].
  • A typical directory that is included in the list for the option is FrontEnd`FileName[{$InstallationDirectory, "SystemFiles", "FrontEnd", .
  • A typical directory that is included in the list for the option is FrontEnd`FileName[{$InstallationDirectory, "SystemFiles", "FrontEnd", .
  • If the , , or option is changed carelessly, Mathematica may be unable to locate basic components that it requires for operation. If this happens, you may need to delete or manually edit your preferences file to restore correct functioning to the system.
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