is an option for Get and related functions which gives a list of directories to search in attempting to find an external file.


  • The default setting is Path:>$Path.
  • The possible settings for Path are the same as those for $Path.


Basic Examples  (1)

When looking up a file, search a particular directory:

Create a file for this example so there is something to search for:

With the default system search path the file is not found:

The file is found when the Path option is set to the directory:

Introduced in 1999