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I use the following code to upload images should be used in slideshow of the theme settings theme-settings.php:

for ($i = 0; $i < 7; $i++){
      $form['best_responsive_settings']['slideshow']['slideimages'][] = array(
        '#type' => 'managed_file',
        '#title' => t('Image').' #'.$i,
        '#upload_location' => file_default_scheme() . '://theme/backgrounds/',
    '#default_value' => theme_get_setting('background_file'), 
    '#upload_validators' => array(
      'file_validate_extensions' => array('gif png jpg jpeg')),

      );
  }  

Those files are uploaded to: sites\default\files\theme\backgrounds I want to change the uploading location to sites\all\themes\best_responsive\images\backgrounds. How could I change '#upload_location' to do that?

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It doesn't look like the file module places any restriction on the upload path, so in theory it should be as simple as:

'#upload_location' => DRUPAL_ROOT . '/' . drupal_get_path('theme', 'MYTHEME') . '/images/backgrounds';

However, having your theme folder writable by the web server would usually indicate that permissions are not set correctly. It would be a better idea to fix those, and save your images in the proper location (i.e. sites/default/files); see Securing file permissions and ownership for full details.

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