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Get Desktop Folder

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Get Desktop Folder

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from win32com.shell import shell
df = shell.SHGetDesktopFolder()
folder = "::{450d8fba-ad25-11d0-98a8-0800361b1103}"
pidl = df.ParseDisplayName(0, None, folder)[1]
mydoc = shell.SHGetPathFromIDList(pidl)
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