Stata and Dropbox

Dropbox makes scholarly collaboration much easier because it allows scholars to share files across different computers. However, because the Dropbox directories have different pathnames for different users, sharing do-files can be complicated. In this article, I offer some tips on how to navigate pathnames in do-files when using Dropbox, and I present a command that automatically finds and changes to a user’s Dropbox directory.


Issue Date:
2014-2014-2014
Publication Type:
Journal Article
ISSN:
1536-8634
Language:
English
Published in:
Stata Journal, Volume 14, Number 3
Page range:
693-696

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