Can Rev tell when other apps are present?

Ken Ray kray at
Thu Oct 10 15:18:01 EDT 2002

You can get the list of applications on Windows by using Tuviah Snyder's
External DLL, and on Mac you can use appleScript. Here's the link to the tip
on my site about that:

Ken Ray
Sons of Thunder Software
Email: kray at
Web Site:

----- Original Message -----
From: <RGould8 at>
To: <use-revolution at>
Sent: Thursday, October 10, 2002 12:29 PM
Subject: Can Rev tell when other apps are present?

> I'm trying to find a command in Revolution that will tell me if another
> application is presently running.   Is there such a command?   Something
> like:
> on mouseUp
>        put runningApplications() into x
>        if x contains "Internet Explorer" then beep
> end mouseUp

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