Russ Pagel wrote: > 1. The finder seems to assume that all AFP calls are to a server. > If the > path name is: > > afp://Macintosh%20HD/Users/russ/Desktop/Untitled%204.txt > > which is my own computer, then the first thing the finder tries is to > connect to a server called Macintosh HD which is of course wrong. > > > 2. I'm using the following routine from the Examples folder to get > the path > of the file. I'm not seeing the name of the server > "corpserver.company.com" > but simply the /LBG,etc... part. Is there a way to get the name of > the > server so I can build a full path? This gets the name set in System Preferences > Sharing '---------- include "Util_ComputerNames.incl" print fn FBGetSystemName$( _FBComputerName ) do HandleEvents until 0 '---------- For further afp discussion, see <http://www.opendoor.com/asip/UG/ AFP_URLs.html> Robert P.