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FS#840 - Default Template Folder isn't used for "New from Template"

Attached to Project: QCAD
Opened by Husky (Husky) - Saturday, 22 June 2013, 21:50 GMT+1
Task Type Bug Report
Category Main
Status Assigned
Assigned To Andrew (andrew)
Operating System All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version 3.1.2
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 0%
Votes 0
Private No


Drawing - New from Template ...

My Default Template Folder in “Application Preferences” is on F: (USB Port).
QCAD depicts to C:/Programme/QCAD pro 3.1.2/libraries/templates
(Yes - I started QCAD new after adjusting the default Folder)

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Comment by -- (clive) - Tuesday, 25 June 2013, 20:33 GMT+1

Yes agreed, after testing - this is not working for me also!

Comment by -- (clive) - Wednesday, 03 July 2013, 13:42 GMT+1

For me now in 3.1.3 this seems to work OK.

Comment by Husky (Husky) - Wednesday, 03 July 2013, 21:39 GMT+1

For me yes and no.
I have the choice between the folders regarding "Application preferences" "Load/Save: Templates" list and an NON existing default folder "C:/Programme/QCAD pro 3.1.4/libraries/templates".
QCAD doesn't remember my last choice what means I have always to navigate again to my preferred folder.

The questions now are:
Why is a Path/Folder listed (and always first pointed!) which isn't listed in my "Load/Save: Templates" list? Can I get rid of it?
Is it possible that QCAD will remember the last choice?

Comment by Niels Nielsen (linnemann) - Monday, 27 July 2015, 07:29 GMT+1

I second this, would be nice to have a default template directory similar to a default library path.
If the default template library path was part of the template list one could move the desired default path to the top.