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sFilename = Application.GetOpenFilename("Text Files (*.txt), *.txt")
The above is what I am currently using to select my text file with.
the only problem is that each time its run, it starts at the root directory which requires the operator to navigate to the correct directory each time.
The directory used never changes, just the textile.
What can I use to default the directory tree each time?

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