Changes the current working directory.

Compatible Products: – | Pro | Premium | Enterprise | Ent PP | Ent Solver | DYNA


The full path name of the new working directory.


After issuing the /CWD command, all new files opened with no default directory specified (via the FILE, /COPY, or RESUME commands, for example) default to the new DIRPATH directory.

Menu Paths

Utility Menu>File>Change Directory

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