How do you get the name of an open saved file in memory using message box?

charles61 cszasz at mac.com
Sat Jun 12 15:00:58 CDT 2010


Stephen,

I typed your suggestion in the message box and I only got the select file dialog box but not the name of the file that is already opened. Any other suggestions? I went through the RevList archives and could not find an example of getting the name of an open file!

Charles Szasz
cszasz at mac.com




On Jun 12, 2010, at 3:49 PM, Stephen Barncard-4 [via Runtime Revolution] wrote:

> answer file "select file:";put it into temp;get URL("file:" & temp);put temp 
> & return & return & it 
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> > I have going through various scripts to get the name of a text file (not 
> > stack) that is open in my app using the message box. Does anyone know how 
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