# [NTG-context] ASCII mode within \footnote

Fri Nov 8 00:11:21 CET 2019

```On Thu, 7 Nov 2019, Wolfgang Schuster wrote:

> A way to avoid this problem is to use a slash a path separator
> instead of the backslash. Another way to get rid of it is to save
> the path a buffer and print the content of the buffer with the
> \typeinlinebuffer command.
>
>
> \starttext
>
> \startbuffer
> %APPDATA%\file.txt
> \stopbuffer
>
> \footnote{\typeinlinebuffer}
>
> \stoptext

Another option, if you have many such files is to define a macro:

\define[1]\APPDATA{\mono{\letterpercent APPDATA\letterpercent\letterbackslash#1}}

And then use:

\footnote{\APPDATA{file.txt}}