Re: [S] open file dialogues

STELLA SHEPARD (stellashepard@home.com)
Wed, 19 Aug 1998 11:29:54 -0700


Thanks for your prompt reply, but this is not what I was
looking for. I need to return to the calling S-Plus program
the entire path of a user-selected file. I believe the
appropriate dll for Windows95 systems is comdlg32.dll.

Thanks for any ideas you all might have.

Stella

Bill Shipley wrote:
>
> At 11:06 98-08-19 -0700, you wrote:
> >Has anybody written code that accesses the appropriate windows dll's to
> >create an open file dialogue from within S-Plus? I want to be able to
> >search for ASCII files easily.
>
> I believe that the command dos("dir a:") will do this (change a: to whatever
> directory you want).
> Bill Shipley
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