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  • tednichols
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I am trying to change the default folder to "pat" (also tried "\pat", "\\pat, etc).  Below I have created the folder and set the name under Account options, but it never seems to work.

Can someone tell me what I'm doing wrong?





6/25/2020 1:49:47 PM

  • DriveHQ_Support
  • (642 posts)
Subject: Re:Unable to set default folder

The default folder path should be like: 


However, in your case, the problem seems to be caused by the fact that the defaut folder path only applies to sub-accounts, not to the group owner account.

You can create a sub-user first, then you can log on as a sub-user and set the default folder for the sub-user.


You can also batch set FTP default folders for sub-users using Group Admin. Just log on to website, then go to Group Admin, click Group Options. 

In the dropdown box of "Group Members Default to", select "Sub-user folder in DriveHQ Share". It will automatically create shared folders in your "My Storage Root", and set the default folder to:





6/25/2020 2:32:38 PM

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