PowerTip: Use PowerShell to Find Temp User Directory


Summary: Use Windows PowerShell to find the temporary user directory.

Hey, Scripting Guy! Question How can I use Windows PowerShell to find location of my temporary user directory?

 Hey, Scripting Guy! Answer Use the GetTempPath static method from the System.IO.Path .NET Framework class:

[System.IO.Path]::GetTempPath() 

Comments (1)

  1. AllanM says:

    $env:temp also picks it from the environment with no .NET calls

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