# File System - Directory

A directory serve to group related files, and act then as a namespace for the files within them.

A directory is just a file

• without content
• that may have children

## 3 - Management

### 3.1 - Temporary

Windows: %TEMP% is the same than %LocalAppData%/Temp. It is used for user-specific items that should not roam with the user, either because they only pertain to that particular machine, or because they are too large.

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